By Ivan Eland
Comparing presidents at the advantages of no matter if their guidelines promoted peace, prosperity, and liberty, this rating method takes a notably new strategy. Historians and students have lengthy tended to provide larger scores to presidents who served in the course of wartime, have been good spoken, or handed in increasing the facility of the administrative place of work. although, this new exam cuts via those longstanding biases and political rhetoric to supply a brand new nonpartisan approach of score that's established merely on how good each one president's regulations adhered with the founders' unique purpose of restricting federal strength in all its elements. therefore, the booklet offers an alternate historical past of the USA as noticeable during the founders' most probably imaginative and prescient of next presidential activities. those presidential scores will shock so much and enlighten even stated specialists at the presidency.