The Making of the President 1960 Author:Theodore H. White (Book Cover) THE MAKING OF THE PRESIDENT is one of the world's most mysterious and complicated transaction in power. No troops mass on election day, no bands play, no clandestine conspiracies gather to strike violence at the political jugular. It is a pageant re-enacted every four years, in which the most squalid and the most selfless characters... more » in American life all play a role. It is a game in which many can play, but only one can win.
(Author?s Note) This book is an attempt to tell part of the story of how the Americans chose their President in 1960.« less