The First Ladies Fact Book

The First Ladies Fact Book

The Childhoods, Courtships, Marriages, Campaigns, Accomplishments and Legacies of Every First Lady From Martha Washington to Michelle Obama

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Grand Central Pub
Which American First Lady never cooked a meal? Was accused of looting the White House? Was once a professional dancer? Find out in this accessible, illustrated reference packed with history and revelations.

The First Ladies Fact Book is a comprehensive, fascinating, and intimate look at the life of each first lady from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama. Each profile includes a portrait, key biographical information, and several additional photographs. For each of this historically important women, you'll learn key facts about their childhood and upbringing, early careers, the path to the White House, their impact on the role and the country, and post-FLOTUS highlights.

Whether you're browsing, preparing for a tough quiz night or for a classroom report, The First Ladies Fact Book combines the rich facts with fascinating details for history buffs of all ages.

Pick-up the companion title, The President's Fact Book -- Revised and Updated.

Baker & Taylor
Offers biographical information on the American first ladies, from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, providing insight into their early lives, time in the White House, and lives after their husbands left office.

Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal, 2012
Edition: Revised and updated edition
ISBN: 9781579128913
Branch Call Number: 973.099 HARRI
Characteristics: 1 volume : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Ross, Laura 1956-


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