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Case for Trump - by Victor Davis Hanson (Hardcover)

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In The Case for Trump, award-winning historian and political commentator Victor Davis Hanson explains how a celebrity businessman with no political or military experience triumphed over sixteen well-qualified Republican rivals, a Democrat with a quarter-billion-dollar war chest, and a hostile media and Washington establishment to become president of the United States -- and an extremely successful president. Trump alone saw a political opportunity in defending the working people of America's interior whom the coastal elite of both parties had come to scorn, Hanson argues. And Trump alone had the instincts and energy to pursue this opening to victory, dismantle a corrupt old order, and bring long-overdue policy changes at home and abroad. We could not survive a series of presidencies as volatile as Trump's. But after decades of drift, America needs the outsider Trump to do what normal politicians would not and could not do.



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This New York Times bestselling Trump biography from a major American intellectual explains how a renegade businessman became one of the most successful -- and necessary -- presidents of all time.
In The Case for Trump, award-winning historian and political commentator Victor Davis Hanson explains how a celebrity businessman with no political or military experience triumphed over sixteen well-qualified Republican rivals, a Democrat with a quarter-billion-dollar war chest, and a hostile media and Washington establishment to become president of the United States -- and an extremely successful president.
Trump alone saw a political opportunity in defending the working people of America's interior whom the coastal elite of both parties had come to scorn, Hanson argues. And Trump alone had the instincts and energy to pursue this opening to victory, dismantle a corrupt old order, and bring long-overdue policy changes at home and abroad. We could not survive a series of presidencies as volatile as Trump's. But after decades of drift, America needs the outsider Trump to do what normal politicians would not and could not do.



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"A brilliant and bracing analysis from one of the great thinkers and writers of our time, and a farmer to boot - Victor Davis Hanson. Hanson understood the circumstances that gave rise to Donald Trump early on, how the president has made long overdue changes, and why his enemies seek to destroy him."--Mark R. Levin, -

"A necessary and important addition to the already existing body of literature on why and how President Trump defeated first his Republican rivals and later Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton... a timely and revealing book."--Washington Book Review

"A well-researched explanation of how Mr. Trump beat all odds to win the presidency, and also an account of his first two years in office."--Washington Times

"As a great historian, Victor Davis Hanson makes the case for President Trump with unique insights and historic understanding and clarity. A must-read for everyone who supports the President or wants to understand this moment in history."--Newt Gingrich, -

"Hanson is shrewd and insightful on Trump's appeal... one of the smartest conservative defenses of Trump yet published."--Publishers Weekly

"Hanson sets out calmly, cogently, urgently a corrective to the anti-Trump hysteria."--The Times (UK)

"I come across books now and then, and I heartily recommend those I really like. But I'm just flat-out telling you to get this one. If you believe in Donald Trump, if you believe in the whole 'Make America Great Again' agenda, if you want to read some of the most intelligent defense of Trump, the most intelligent defense and explanation of Trump's agenda...the book is tremendous.... If you love Trump and if you're looking for ways to help other people who don't understand Trump to understand, this book is gonna be ideal."--Rush Limbaugh, -



About The Author



Victor Davis Hanson is a senior fellow in military history at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and a professor emeritus of classics at California State University, Fresno. He is the author of more than two dozen books, ranging in topics from ancient Greece to modern America, most recently The Second World Wars: How the First Global Conflict Was Fought and Won. He lives in Selma, California.
Dimensions (Overall): 9.3 Inches (H) x 6.4 Inch (W) x 1.7 Inch (D)
Weight: 1.35 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 391
Genre: History, Political Science, Biography + Autobiography
Sub-Genre: American Government, United States, Presidents & Heads of State
Publisher: Perseus Books Group
Format: Hardcover
Author: Victor Davis Hanson
Book theme: 21st Century, Executive Branch
Language: English
Street Date: March 5, 2019
TCIN: 54373541
UPC: 9781541673540
Item Number (DPCI): 059-01-2320
Origin: Made in the USA
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3.0 out of 5 stars with 4 reviews

Excellent Read

5 out of 5 stars
tlajj5 - 4 years ago
Excellent read.......Hanson writes in a straight forward, no holds bar. This is one the best books I have read this year, and I read a lot! If you are a political junky, you will absolutely love this book!
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