The invisible presidency.
Portraits of seven presidential confidants who have wielded behind-the-scenes power at the White House - Alexander Hamilton, Martin van Buren, William Loeb, Jr., Colonel House, Thomas Corcoran, Harry Hopkins, and Sherman Adams.
Table of Contents:
- pt. 1.
- The invisible presidency
- pt. 2.
- Eminent favorites:
- Operation genius: Alexander Hamilton
- The little magician: Martin Van Buren
- The perfect stenographer: William Loeb, Jr.
- Sphinx in a soft hat: Colonel Edward M. House
- Tommy the cork: Thomas G. Corcoran
- Lord root of the matter: Harry Hopkins
- "O.K., S.A.": Sherman Adams
- Design for tomorrow.