Don't Know Much About the Presidents

Don't Know Much About the Presidents

Book - 2002
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A fascinating exploration, presented in a question-and-answer format, into the White House and the forty-three presidents is filled with interesting and entertaining information, such as nicknames, pets, and favorite foods, accompanied by Presidential quotes and sidebars, as well as amusing illustrations. Children's BOMC.


  • Did George Washington really chop down the cherry tree?
  • How was James Madison a father if he didn't have any children?
  • Where in the White House did William Howard Taft get stuck?

HAIL TO THE CHIEF! The commander in chief is the leader of our nation the president of the United States. Here's your chance to learn about the presidents' inaugurations and important political achievements, as well as their nicknames, hobbies and even what kind of foods they did (and did not) eat. Discover how life in the White House has changed, and the diverse ways the First Ladies helped America.

Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis packs fan facts and coot quotes into his signature question-and-answer format. Detailed timelines make it easy to follow the major landmarks in American history. Presidential portraits and humorous illustrations make the design very inviting.

Who knows? After you learn so much about the presidents, maybe you'll want to run for office someday, too!

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Provides a variety of facts about the presidents of the United States in question and answer format.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2002
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060286163
Branch Call Number: YS 973 DAV
Characteristics: 64 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Martin, Pedro 1967-- Illustrator
Alternative Title: Presidents


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Mar 21, 2017

Really fun book full of funky facts about presidents, with a brief overview of what they were known for or what they accomplished. This would be a fun school book for a child, a change from the boring everyday history lessons :)


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