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Eisenhower

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, c1990.:

Seller ID: BB0235375

ISBN: 0671747584

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Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with Eisenhower himself to offer the fullest, richest, most objective rendering yet of the soldier who became president. He gives us a masterly account of the European war theater and Eisenhower's magnificent leadership as Allied Supreme Commander. Ambrose's recounting of Eisenhower's presidency, the first of the Cold War, brings to life a man and a country st... View more info

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Last Patrician

By: Beran, Michael Knox

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Griffin:

Seller ID: BB0225227

ISBN: 0312206593

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Theodore Roosevelt: Champion of the American Spirit

By: Betsy Harvey Kraft ; Besty Harvey Kraft

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, June 2003:

Seller ID: BB0246178

ISBN: 0618142649

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People often associate Theodore Roosevelt with the Rough Riders, the volunteer cavalry regiment that he led to vic-tory in 1898 in the Spanish-American War. But the list of accomplishments of the 26th president of the United States is long: besides holding office as vice president, governor of New York State, and police commissioner of New York City, he was a writer, cowboy, historian, conservationist, and soldier. Above all, he ushered the United States into the ranks o... View more info

The Reagan legacy

By: Blumenthal, Sidney

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1988.:

Seller ID: BB0218751

ISBN: 0394759702

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The Clinton Tapes

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: BB0231659

ISBN: 1416543333

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A GROUNDBREAKING BOOK about the modern presidency, "The Clinton Tapes" invites readers into private dialogue with a gifted, tormented, resilient President of the United States. Here is what President Clinton thought and felt but could not say in public. This book rests upon a secret project, initiated by Clinton, to preserve for future historians an unfiltered record of presidential experience. During his eight years in office, between 1993 and 2001, Clinton answered... View more info

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Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times

By: Brands, H. W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, October 2006:

Seller ID: BB0249066

ISBN: 1400030722

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Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom

By: Burns, James MacGregor

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Harvest/HBJ Book:

Seller ID: BB0240947

ISBN: 0156788756

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Decision points

By: Bush, George W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c2010.:

Seller ID: BB0227013

ISBN: 0307590615

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In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life. George W. Bush served as president of the United States during eight of the most consequential years in American history. The decisions that reached his desk impacted people around the world and defined the times in which we live."Decision Points "brings readers inside the Texas governor's mansion on the night of the ... View more info

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Crisis of Character: A White House Secret Service Officer Discloses His Firsthand Experience with Hillary, Bill, and How They Operate

By: Byrne, Gary J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Center Street, 2016:

Seller ID: BB0232965

ISBN: 1455568872

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The years of Lyndon Johnson

By: Caro, Robert A.

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Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1982-<1990 >:

Seller ID: BB0235372

ISBN: 0394528352

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Robert A. Caro's life of Lyndon Johnson, which began with the greatly acclaimed The Path to Power, also winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award, continues -- one of the richest, most intensive and most revealing examinations ever undertaken of an American President. In Means of Ascent the Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer/historian, chronicler also of Robert Moses in The Power Broker, carries Johnson through his service in World War II and the foundation of his ... View more info

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The Roosevelt women

By: Caroli, Betty Boyd

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Books, c1998.:

Seller ID: BB0234734

ISBN: 0465071341

Condition: vg


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An hour before daylight

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0240278

ISBN: 0743211995

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"In An Hour Before Daylight, " Jimmy Carter, bestselling author of "Living Faith" and "Sources of Strength, " re-creates his Depression-era boyhood on a Georgia farm before the civil rights movement forever changed it and the country. Carter writes about the powerful rhythms of countryside and community in a sharecropping economy, offering an unforgettable portrait of his father, a brilliant farmer and a strict segregationist who treated black workers with respect and fa... View more info

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The Personal Beliefs of Jimmy Carter

By: Carter, Jimmy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Crown Publishing Group, December 2002:

Seller ID: BB0248200

ISBN: 1400050383

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It takes a village

By: Clinton, Hillary Rodham

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1996.:

Seller ID: BB0248179

ISBN: 0684818434

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For more than twenty-five years, First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton has made children her passion and her cause. Her long experience with children -- not only through her personal roles as mother, daughter, sister, and wife but also as advocate, legal expert, and public servant -- has strengthened her conviction that how children develop and what they need to succeed are inextricably entwined with the society in which they live and how well it sustains and supports its fa... View more info

The Roosevelts

By: Collier, Peter

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1994.:

Seller ID: BB0234737

ISBN: 0671652257

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Eleanor Roosevelt

By: Cook, Blanche Wiesen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, c1992-:

Seller ID: BB0225229

ISBN: 0140178945

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Historians, politicians, feminists, critics, and reviewers everywhere have praised Blanche Wiesen Cook's monumental Eleanor Roosevelt as the definitive portrait of this towering female figure of the twentieth century. Now in her long-awaited, majestic second volume, Cook takes readers through the tumultuous era of the Great Depression, the New Deal, and the gathering storms of World War II, the years of the Roosevelts' greatest challenges and finest achievements. In her ... View more info

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Eleanor Roosevelt

By: Cook, Blanche Wiesen

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, NY : Viking, 1992-:

Seller ID: BB0239359

ISBN: 0140094601

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Eleanor Roosevelt was born into the privileges and prejudices of American aristocracy and into a family ravaged by alcoholism. She overcame debilitating roots: in her public life, fighting against racism and injustice and advancing the rights of women; and in her private life, forming lasting intimate friendships with some of the great men and women of her times. This landmark biography provides a compelling new evaluation of one of the most inspiring women in Ame... View more info

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Jacqueline Bouvier

By: Davis, John F.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : J. Wiley, c1996.:

Seller ID: BB0241337

ISBN: 0471129453

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Write it when I'm gone

By: DeFrank, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2007.:

Seller ID: BB0240300

ISBN: 0399154507

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In an extraordinary series of private interviews, conducted over sixteen years with the stipulation that they not be released until after Ford's death, the thirty-eighth president of the United States reveals a profoundly different side of himself: funny, reflective, gossipy, strikingly candid-and the stuff of headlines. In 1974, award-winning journalist and author Thomas DeFrank, then a young correspondent for "Newsweek," was interviewing Vice President Gerald R. Ford w... View more info

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Lion in the White House: A Life of Theodore Roosevelt

By: Donald, Aida D.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Basic Books, 2007:

Seller ID: BB0234794

ISBN: 0465002137

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