Forty-four men have taken up the responsibilities of the Presidency as the nation has grown from its colonial infancy into a up to date superpower. They have got faithfully executed the duties of the President–waged war, signed treaties, addressed Congress, and established government offices. But their have an effect on goes far beyond the bounds of their job description.
Each President has left his mark at the history of america and at the lives of the American people.
Our Country’s Presidents is packed with details about The united states’s leaders. Find out why George Washington gave up his life as a Virginia planter to lead a nation, and why John Tyler was once nicknamed “His Accidency.” Walk with the Presidents through wars, depressions, civil rights movements, and the race for space. Romp with the Garfield kids in a White House pillow fight and mourn with the nation over John F. Kennedy’s assassination.
Eight all-new pages will contain exciting information and new images, and, of course, Election 2012, and a brand-new profile and photographic portrait of the brand new President (if applicable). In-depth text and historic images combine to make this volume the definitive circle of relatives reference guide to the fascinating lives of the Presidents of america.