U.S. Presidents for DummieseBook - 2002
An irreverent but informative look at U.S. presidential politics takes a close-up look at the personalities and administrations of each of the U.S. presidents, examining their various accomplishments, failures, famous speeches, scandals, trivia, and influence on the course of American history. Hail to the Chief! Get the lowdown on our nation's leaders. Packed with little-known facts and fascinating stories. Get the scoop on America's leaders from George Washington to George W. Bush. Ever wonder how America's presidents deal with the fame, stress, and criticism that come along with the most powerful position in the world? From their successes to their scandals, from their public personas to their private lives, this friendly guide follows the careers of the 42 men who have held the office? revealing intriguing details about their personalities, lifestyles, and the events that influenced their decisions.
Publisher: New York : Hungry Minds, c2002.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xx, 388 p.) : ill.