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Don't Know Much About the American Presidents

Autor: Davis, Kenneth C.

Editorial: Hyperion Books

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
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Don't Know Much About the American Presidents : Which president broke the law to prevent enslaved people from being freed? Who said, "When the president does it,that means it's not illegal"? Why does America have a president?

From the heated debates among the framers of the Constitution in 1787 over an "elected king," to the creation of the presidency, and on through rich profiles of each man who has held the office, New York Times bestselling author Kenneth C. Davis takes readers on a guided tour of American history. Examining each chief executive, from the low lights to the bright lights, the memorable to the forgettable and the forgotten, Davis tells all the stories, offering rich anecdotes about real people. He also charts the history of the presidency itself, debunking myths and grading the presidents from A+ to F.

For history buffs and history-phobes alike, this entertaining book may change your understanding of the highest office in the land throughout more than two hundred years of history.


Categoría   Sub-Categoría
Ciencias Políticas   Government
Biografía y Autobiografía   Presidents & Heads of State
History & Geography   United States

ISBN 13:9781401330439
ISBN 10:1401330436
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:736
Tamaño:8.25" l x 5.50" w x 2.00" h
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