Table of contents for Takeover : the return of the imperial presidency and the subversion of American democracy / Charlie Savage.

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Chapter One: Inside the Bunker
Chapter Two: The Fall of the Imperial Presidency and the Rise of Dick Cheney ¿ 1789-
1976
Chapter Three: ¿A Cabal of Zealots¿ ¿ 1977-2000
Chapter Four: The Agenda
Chapter Five: Behind Closed Doors ¿ Secrecy I
Chapter Six: The Unleashing ¿ Law and Treaties
Chapter Seven: ¿A Hollow Shell¿ ¿ Secrecy II
Chapter Eight: The Perseverance and the Purge ¿ Law and Treaties II
Chapter Nine: The Torture Ban
Chapter Ten: Power of the Pen: Signing Statements
Chapter Eleven: ¿To Say What the Law Is¿ ¿ The Supreme Court
Chapter Twelve: Discipline and Control ¿ The Executive Branch
Chapter Thirteen: The Politics of Presidential Power
Acknowledgments
Timeline
Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index
About the Author

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-.
Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- -- Political and social views.
Cheney, Richard B. -- Political and social views.
Executive power -- United States.
Official secrets -- United States.
Right-wing extremists -- United States.
Fanaticism -- United States.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Cheney, Richard B.
Vice-Presidents -- United States -- Biography.