Houses of the Presidents : Childhood Homes, Family Dwellings, Private Escapes, and Grand Estates

Houses of the Presidents : Childhood Homes, Family Dwellings, Private Escapes, and Grand Estates

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HOUSES OF THE PRESIDENTS offers a unique tour of the houses and day-to-day lives of America's presidents, from George Washington's time to the present. Author Hugh Howard weaves together personal, presidential, and architectural histories to shed light on the way our chief executives lived. Original photography by Roger Straus III brings the houses and furnishings beautifully to life. From Jefferson's Monticello to Reagan's Rancho del Cielo, with fascinating and surprising stops between and beyond, HOUSES OF THE PRESIDENTS presents a fascinating alternative history of the American presidency.

Baker & Taylor
A tour of the houses and lives of America's presidents interweaves personal, presidential, and architectural histories to offer insight into the way chief executives have lived, providing photography of dwelling interiors and exteriors.

Baker
& Taylor

A unique tour of the houses and day-to-day lives of America's presidents interweaves personal, presidential and architectural histories to offer insight into the way chief executives have lived, providing original photography of dwelling interiors and exteriors. 40,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780316133272
0316133272
Branch Call Number: 973.099 HOWAR
Additional Contributors: Straus, Roger

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