What happens for former Presidents?
The subject has been addressed in a number of books, including one just published in November 2012.
Here’s a quick list of some of the books:
- The Post-Presidency from Washington to Clinton, by Burton I. Kaufman (published November 1, 2012)
- Second Acts, Presidential Lives and Legacies After the White House, by Mark K. Updegrove (published October 1, 2006) Covers Truman through Clinton
- Citizen-in-Chief: The Second Lives of the American Presidents, by Leonard Bernardo and Jennifer Weiss (published February 10, 2009) Thematic treatment of all former presidents
- Beyond the White House: Waging Peace, Fighting Disease, Building Hope, by Jimmy Carter (published October 2, 2007) Carter’s description of his work at the Carter Center since leaving the Presidency.
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