As the head of the executive branch, the president of the United States is the country’s most visible & important leader, both at home and abroad. Join HISTORY for a fresh perspective on how the Oval Office has evolved over the past 200 years through stories about the 43 men who have served as commander-in-chief. This series concentrates on the ebbs & flows of presidential power and responsibilities as each of America’s leaders deal with the events, expectations & challenges of his time.
Last Episode01x08 Mantle of Power 1965-2013 Aired: Jan. 18, 2013
Since the mid 1960's, the power of the presidency has risen and fallen. It's been burdened by the personal failings of the men who occupied …
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