Ronald Reagan Quotes and Quips
SKU: BKH438Ronald Reagan Quotes and Quips edited by David Stanford Burr. Quotes and Quips relies on the man, the citizen, and the President in his own words, presented within a ten-chapter biographical framework. Interspersed among the quotations and their attributions are historical photographs, Did You Know? Trivia segments providing interesting tidbits of information about Reagan. Hardcover.
Stories in his own Hand
SKU: BKP049This historic collection of radio addresses, written by citizen Ronald Reagan from 1975-1979, reveals his innermost thoughts, his fundamental thinking, and delivers a comprehensive overview of his vision for America. Here is definitive proof that Ronald Reagan was very much the author of his own ideas, with a single objective that he pursued relentlessly at home and abroad. An essential component to a Reagan historian's library.
Riding with Reagan: From the White House to the Ranch by John Barletta
SKU: BKP029Poignant and candid, "Riding with Reagan" is an intimate portrait of one of the most popular presidents in our nation's history. It celebrates a true hero whose life and spirit are the embodiment of what it means to be an American. Paperback.
God and Ronald Reagan, A Spiritual Life by Paul Kengor
SKU: BKP077in this groundbreaking book, political historian Paul Kengor draws upon Ronald Reagan's legacy of speeches and correspondence, and the memories of those who knew him well, to reveal a man whose Christian faith remained deep and consistent throughout his more than six decades in public life. Described as, "A profound character study, an engrossing work of history, and a heartbreakingly beautiful love story about one man and his Maker."
When Character Was King: A Story of Ronald Reagan
SKU: BKP051As speechwriter and special assistant to President Reagan, Peggy Noonan observes in this book that the secret of Reagan's success is his character: courage, persistence, honesty, and incredible patience in the face of setbacks. Marked by incisive wit and elegant prose, When Character Was King may well be the last word on Ronald Reagan, not only as a leader, but as a man.
Rendezvous with Destiny-Ronald Reagan and the Campaign That Changed America by Craig Shirley
SKU: BKP164Bringing an inside dimension to the trials and travails of Ronald Reagan's 1980 campaign for the Presidency, Craig Shirley's book is a probing. insightful, behind-the-scenes examination of events that had profound implications for the trajectory of American politics. It's known as the campaign that changed America. "A terrific read", wrote former Speaker Newt Gingrich, "for political junkies of all ideological stripes." Paperback edition.
Ronald Reagan: Decisions of Greatness
SKU: BKH392This book offers new perspectives on Ronald Reagan's primary accomplishment as president - persuading the Soviets to reduce their nuclear arsenals and end the Cold War. It details how he achieved this success and in the process, explains why Americans consider Ronald Reagan one of our greatest presidents. Written by two of the President's closest advisers for many years, they reveal through personal experience the depth of Reagan's vision of a world safe from nuclear weapons.
Where's The Rest of Me by Ronald Reagan
SKU: BKH415Years before becoming President of the United States, Ronald Reagan wrote this frank, funny, moving account of his life. "Where's the rest of me?" is his famous line from the hit movie "Kings Row." And this autobiography reveals the man behind the public image... the kid from Illinois, the college football player, the movie star, the controversial union leader and the devoted husband. Published in 1965, you'll learn about a man whose charm, wit, optimism, and common sense captured the heart of the nation.
Ronald Reagan: An American Hero Leather Bound
SKU: BKH073A beautiful, biographical portrait of our 40th President, with narrative that "reflects the character and temperament of the man it celebrates, the sunny and resourceful optimist." With personal reflections from Nancy Reagan, with photographs from the Reagan family photo album, and with images from the archives of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, this incredible volume deserves a place on any Reagan lovers shelf.
President Reagan-The Role of a Lifetime
SKU: BKP013Considered the finest biography of our 40th President, Lou Cannon spent his journalistic career covering Ronald Reagan. As a reporter for the San Jose Mercury News, he detailed the leadership of Governor Reagan. In the 80's, Cannon reported on the White House for the Washington Post. This book was hailed by the Los Angeles Times as "The single most indespensable book on the inner workings of the White House and the precise contributions of Ronald Reagan to his own presidency."
Speaking My Mind By Ronald Reagan
SKU: BKP122Speaking my Mind is a collection of President Reagan's favorite addresses, each personalized by his own introductory essays. From his speech on behalf of Barry Goldwater in 1964, "You and I have a rendezvous with destiny..." to his historic words in 1987, "Tear down this wall...", President Reagan "selected a group of speeches that will give some insights into who i am, where i came from, what I believe, and what I tried to do as a result." Available in signed and unsigned editions.
Reagan's Revolution by Craig Shirley
SKU: BKP143This is the untold story of the 1976 campaign for the presidency "that started it all." What few people realize is that Reagan's Revolution did not begin when he took office in 1980, but his failed presidential challenge to Gerald Ford in 1975-1976. In this remarkable story, Craig Shirley shows how Reagan, instead of following the lead of the ever weakening Republican party, brought the party to him and almost single handedly revived it. Reagan's Revolution-The untold story of the campaign that started it all. By Craig Shirley. Forward by Fred Barnes. Paperback edition.
The Notes: Ronald Reagan's Private Collection of Stories and Wisdom
SKU: BKH267These "notes" were recorded, memorized, and organized by Ronald Reagan as union leader, as Governor and ultimately as President. They comprise a major resource he personally developed on 4x6 note cards with favorite aphorisms, jokes, asides, and timeless nuggets of political wisdom. Before the days of Google, here's how one of our nation's greatest speakers compiled a trove of useful information revealing a fiercely patriotic, pro-democrazy avatar of limited government.
The President Will See You Now by Peggy Grande
SKU: BKH451The President Will See You Now: My Stories and Lessons from Ronald Reagan’s Final Years by Peggy Grande. Release date: February 21, 2017. Available with our Reagan Library book plate with the author’s signature following her appearance at the Reagan Library on March 11, 2017. Hardcover.
Reagan on Leadership-Executive Lessons From the Great Communicator by James M. Strock
SKU: BKH268Based on interviews with Ronald Reagan's closest advisers, this book presents an inside look into the day-to-day executive style of one of our century's most successful statesmen. "James Strock has done a brilliant job of analyzing Reagan's leadership and communication skills and then distilling them into commonsense principles for others to follow... invaluable reading for leaders of every age in every walk of life." -Edwin Meese III
Ronald Reagan: Rendezvous with Destiny by Newt & Callista Gingrich
SKU: BKH263February 6, 2011 marks the 100th birthday of President Reagan. The impact of his leadership is still evident. This unique photographic collection honors his life and legacy. Throughout the many chapters of his life, Reagan never failed to display the character, integrity, and optimism that helped him become one of our greatest leaders ever. Reagan was elected to the White House at age 69, offering a new vision for America based on principled leadership and faith in the American people. As President Reagan left the White House, he had achieved his major goals. Remaining true to his convictions and believing in the American people, he had restored the economy, revived the American spirit, and defeated the Soviet Union. Even as he shared his personal battle with Alzheimer's with the nation, he left us with a message of hope: "I now begin the journey that will lead me into the sunset of my life. I know that for America there will always be a bright dawn ahead. Thank you, my friends. May God always bless you." Hardcover, 152 pages.