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  • The Everything Kids' Presidents Bookby Brian Thornton

    F+W Media 2007; US$ 7.95 US$ 6.52

    Did George Washington really cut down his father's cherry tree? Who was the last president to have facial hair? Which U.S. president had a country's capital city named after him? Which president earned the nickname, "His Accidency"? With The Everything Kids' Presidents Book, you'll be at the head of your class after learning about the lives, legacies,... more...

  • President Adams' Alligatorby Peter W. Barnes; Cheryl S. Barnes

    Regnery Publishing 2013; US$ 16.99

    Did you know President John Quincy Adams had a pet alligator? He kept it in a bathtub in the East Room of the White House. But President Adams wasn't the only commander-in-chief with an unusual pet. Along with a menagerie of dogs, cats, horses and birds, presidents and their families also had pet snakes, raccoons, bears, cows, mice, and more. Meet... more...

  • The Powers of the Presidencyby CQ Press

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 44.00

    Providing both a historical and contemporary perspective on presidential powers,  The Powers of the Presidency  guides readers through the presidency as a constitutional office, covering how it was shaped by design at the Constitutional Convention in 1787 and by later constitutional amendments, Supreme Court decisions, and custom and precedent. It... more...

  • Assassination!by Brendan Powell Smith

    Skyhorse Publishing 2013; US$ 19.99

    Creator of the bestselling The Brick Bible: A New Spin on the Old Testament and The Brick Bible: The New Testament , author Brendan Powell Smith offers a new take on American history. For more than a decade, Smith has honed his masterful work using LEGO(R) to re-create scenes from the Bible. Now, he turns his attention to unforgettable US presidential... more...

  • The Ferocious Engine of Democracyby Michael P. Riccards

    Madison Books 2000; Not Available

    Opinions will vary widely on all the presidents, but this work will make those opinions more penetrating and judicious.? James MacGregor Burns more...

  • The Psychological Assessment of Presidential Candidatesby Stanley A. Renshon

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    Looking back over the past 25 years, Stanley Renshon explores how the issue of character has come to dominate presidential campaigns. Drawing on his clinical and political science training, Renshon has devised a theory which allows the public to evaluate the qualities of presidential candidates. more...

  • America's First Ladiesby Bill Adler

    Taylor Trade Publishing 2006; US$ 15.99

    Here are the personal philosophies, opinions, thoughts, witticisms, and feelings of such upstanding and quintessential Americans as Abigail Adams, Dolly Madison, Eleanor Roosevelt, Jacqueline Kennedy, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush, and Hillary Clinton. more...

  • The Handy Presidents Answer Bookby David L Hudson

    Visible Ink Press 2011; US$ 18.99

    A complete look at every Presidents' who, what, when, where, why, and, how Offering an engaging overview of the U.S. presidency and all past presidents, this valuable tome asks a variety of questions, from the trivial to the topical, that further expands one's understanding of America's highest office. With an intriguing range of questions about... more...

  • American First Ladiesby Lewis L. Gould

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95

    This volume presents thirty-nine interpretive biographical essays on all first ladies, from Martha Washington to America's newest First Lady, Laura Bush. This new edition contains updated material on all the living First Ladies and updated bibliographies for each entry, as well as a portrait of the newest First Lady. more...

  • Perspectives on Presidential Leadershipby Michael Patrick Cullinane; Clare Frances Elliott

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    In 2011 Barack Obama invited ten distinguished biographers to the White House to ask them one question: which past American president should I emulate? This was not the first time Obama asked scholars this, but the answer he received would differ as presidential legacies waxed and waned. In 2008 Obama chose Lincoln; in 2009, Reagan; and in 2010, Theodore... more...