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It Takes a Village, and Other Lessons Children Teach Us
It Takes a Village, and Other Lessons Children Teach Us
Hardcover      ISBN: 0684818434
The First Lady shares her observations on the needs of children and families in the modern, fragmented, fast-paced world and explores diverse ways in which we can improve family and community life. 500,000 first printing. $125,000 ad/promo.
No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : The Home Front in World War II
No Ordinary Time
Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : The Home Front in World War II
Paperback      ISBN: 0684804484
Examines the Roosevelts' working partnership during the war years
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography
Mary Todd Lincoln
A Biography
Paperback      ISBN: 0393305864
Profiles the much-maligned Fist Lady, a woman who was raised in a world of frontier violence, and who, like the nation her husband led during the Civil War, achieved an incomplete victory over internal discord
Thomas Jefferson: A Life
Thomas Jefferson
A Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0060976179
A comprehensive portrayal of Jefferson's public and private life and the era in which he lived reveals his struggle to reconcile two personalities--controlled philosopher and suffering romantic--and explores the contradictions between his life and his ideals. Reprint. PW. K. NYT.
Washington: The Indispensable Man
The Indispensable Man
Paperback      ISBN: 0316286168
Captures the essence of Washington's career and character by recounting his life and examining his frailties, triumphs, ambitions, and ideals
The Three Roosevelts: Patrician Leaders Who Transformed America
The Three Roosevelts
Patrician Leaders Who Transformed America
Paperback      ISBN: 0802138721
A biography that combines the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt offers a portrait of the controversial lives of three courageous American leaders who changed the course of twentieth-century history.
Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy
The Plot That Killed Kennedy
Paperback      ISBN: 0881846481
Purports to uncover new evidence proving the conspiracy theory about the late President's assassination, tying the FBI, the CIA, the Mafia, the Cubans, the United States military, and others to the killing
The Makers of Rome: Nine Lives
The Makers of Rome
Nine Lives
Paperback      ISBN: 0140441581
The nine biographies in this volume illuminate the careers, personalities and military campaigns of some of Rome's greatest statesmen, whose lives span the earliest days of the Republic to the establishment of the Empire.
Mrs. Kennedy Goes Abroad
Mrs. Kennedy Goes Abroad
Hardcover      ISBN: 1579651232
Complemented by an introduction by John Kenneth Galbraith, the author's illustrated journal of her travels beside First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy features whimsical paintings in a folk art style, anecdotes, and historic photographs. 20,000 first printing.
A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House
A Thousand Days
John F. Kennedy in the White House
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0618219277
An account of John F. Kennedy's campaign, election, and days as President.