Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy / Charlie Savage.
New York : Little, Brown, 2007.
vii, 400 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Inside the bunker Thefall of the imperial presidency and the rise of Dick Cheney : 1789-1976 "Acabal of zealots" : 1977-2000 Theagenda "Behind closed doors" : secrecy I Theunleashing : laws and treaties I "Ahollow shell" : secrecy II Theperseverance and the purge : laws and treaties II Thetorture ban Power of the pen : signing statements "To say what the law is" : the Supreme Court Discipline and control : the Executive Branch Thepolitics of presidential power.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.