Table of Contents for Presidents Club : Inside the World's Most Exclusive Fraternity


Introduction 1(14)
Truman And Hoover: The Return of the Exile
15(40)
1 "I'm Not Big Enough for This Job"
17(21)
2 "Our Exclusive Trade Union"
38(17)
Eisenhower And Truman: Careful Courtship, Bitter Breakup
55(46)
3 "The News Hounds Are Trying to Drive a Wedge Between Us"
57(20)
4 "The Man Is a Congenital Liar"
77(24)
Kennedy And His Club: The Hazing
101(58)
5 "He Had No Idea of the Complexity of the Job"
103(23)
6 "The Worse I Do, the More Popular I Get"
126(28)
7 "How About Coming in for a Drink?"
154(5)
Johnson And Eisenhower: Blood Brothers
159(32)
8 "The Country Is Far More Important Than Any of Us"
161(10)
9 "I Need Your Counsel, and I Love You"
171(20)
Nixon And Reagan: The California Boys
191(30)
10 "You'll Have My Promise---I'll Speak No Evil"
193(28)
Johnson And Nixon: Two Scorpions in a Bottle
221(38)
11 "This Is Treason"
223(28)
12 "I Want to Go; God Take Me"
251(8)
Nixon And Johnson: Brotherhood and Blackmail
259(32)
13 "I Want the Break-In"
261(30)
Nixon And Ford: Mercy at All Costs
291(22)
14 "I Had to Get the Monkey off My Back"
293(20)
Ford And Reagan: The Family Feud
313(24)
15 "It Burned the Hell out of Me"
315(22)
Nixon, Ford, And Carter: Three Men and a Funeral
337(16)
16 "Why Don't We Make It Just Dick, Jimmy and Jerry?"
339(14)
Reagan And Nixon: The Exile Returns
353(20)
17 "I Am Yours to Command"
355(18)
Bush And Nixon: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
373(22)
18 "I'm Convinced ... He Feels I'm Soft"
375(20)
Bush And Carter: The Missionary Goes Rogue
395(14)
19 "I Am a Better Ex-President Than I Was a President"
397(12)
Six Presidents: The Golden Age of the Club
409(48)
20 "The Guy Knows How the Game Is Played"
411(21)
21 "I'm Sending Carter. You Think It Will Be OK, Don't You?"
432(18)
22 "Bill, I Think You Have to Admit That You Lied"
450(7)
Bush And Clinton: The Rascal and the Rebel
457(16)
23 "He's Never Forgiven Me for Beating His Father"
459(14)
Bush And Bush: Father and Son
473(32)
24 "I Love You More Than Tongue Can Tell"
475(15)
25 "Tell 41 and 42 That 43 Is Hungry"
490(15)
Obama And His Club: The Learning Curve
505(18)
26 "We Want You to Succeed"
507(16)
Conclusion 523(6)
Acknowledgments 529(2)
Notes 531(70)
Bibliography 601(10)
Index 611