The Resource Our country's presidents : a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency, written by Ann Bausum

Our country's presidents : a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency, written by Ann Bausum

Label
Our country's presidents : a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency
Title
Our country's presidents
Title remainder
a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency
Statement of responsibility
written by Ann Bausum
Title variation
National geographic
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
National Geographic presents the 43 individuals who have led the U.S., plus America's newest commander-in-chief, in this up-to-date, authoritative, and lavishly illustrated family, school, and library reference. It features comprehensive profiles of the 43 former presidents along with timelines and descriptions of crucial events during their terms. Information about the 2016 president-elect is also included. Thematic spreads cover a variety of topics from the history of voting rights to writing a presidential letter. Full-page portraits, famous quotes, and fascinating facts help kids get to know each leader. This new volume is a fascinating read and excellent reference for students and kids of all ages
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bausum, Ann
Dewey number
973.099
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1120L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Our country's presidents : a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency, written by Ann Bausum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Featuring election 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • James Monroe
  • John Quincy Adams
  • White House traditions : Easter eggs, state dinners, and presidential portraits
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Victory speach : Donald Trump
  • Presidency and how it grew
  • George Washington
  • John Adams
  • White house: the building and its history
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • James Madison
  • Powers of the president: the executive branch in government
  • Pathways to the Presidency : campaign strategies and party politics
  • Franklin Pierce
  • James Buchanan
  • From sea to shining sea
  • Martin Van Buren
  • William Henry Harrison
  • John Tyler
  • The vice presidents: leaders just a heartbeat away
  • James K. Polk -- We want to Vote! Battles for the ballot
  • Zachary Taylor
  • Millard Fillmore
  • Chester A. Arthur
  • Grover Cleveland
  • Presidential facts and comparisons: a look at the stats
  • Benjamin Harrison
  • New birth of freedom
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Andrew Johnson
  • U.S. political parties : the two-party system
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Rutherford B. Hayes
  • Presidential landmarks: from log cabins to libraries
  • James A. Garfield
  • Warren G. Harding
  • Calvin Coolidge Dear Mr. Presidents : swapping letters with the Chief Executive
  • Herbert Hoover
  • America takes center stage
  • William McKinley
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • Kids in the White House: at home in the spotlight
  • William Howard Taft
  • Presidents and the Supreme Court : a legacy that alsts
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Presidents at war: serving as the commander in chief
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Richard M. Nixon
  • Gerald R. Ford
  • Electoral college: gatekeepers of the presidency
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Seeking stability in the atomic age
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • First ladies: partners, hostesses, and crusaders
  • Harry S. Truman
  • Pollsters and polling : sizing up public opnion
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Presidents who died in office: the mysterious twenty-year curse
  • Donald Trump
  • Former presidents: serving as elder statesmen
  • Chart of presidential election results
  • Footprints on the global frontier
  • Ronald Reagan -- George Bush
  • In the president's shadow: security, the media, and presidential perks
  • William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton
  • George W. Bush
  • Election 2012 : victory in a divided nation
  • Barack Obama
  • Election 2016 : a dramtic finish to an unprecidented race
  • Vistory speech: Donald Trump -- About the presidency -- The presidency and how it grew -- From sea to shining sea -- A new birth of freedom -- America takes center stage -- Seeking stability in the atomic age -- Footprints on the global frontier
Control code
ocn947074873
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Updated edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781426326851
Lccn
2017286164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 1256527
  • (Sirsi) o947074873
  • (OCoLC)947074873
Label
Our country's presidents : a complete encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency, written by Ann Bausum
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Featuring election 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • James Monroe
  • John Quincy Adams
  • White House traditions : Easter eggs, state dinners, and presidential portraits
  • Andrew Jackson
  • Victory speach : Donald Trump
  • Presidency and how it grew
  • George Washington
  • John Adams
  • White house: the building and its history
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • James Madison
  • Powers of the president: the executive branch in government
  • Pathways to the Presidency : campaign strategies and party politics
  • Franklin Pierce
  • James Buchanan
  • From sea to shining sea
  • Martin Van Buren
  • William Henry Harrison
  • John Tyler
  • The vice presidents: leaders just a heartbeat away
  • James K. Polk -- We want to Vote! Battles for the ballot
  • Zachary Taylor
  • Millard Fillmore
  • Chester A. Arthur
  • Grover Cleveland
  • Presidential facts and comparisons: a look at the stats
  • Benjamin Harrison
  • New birth of freedom
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Andrew Johnson
  • U.S. political parties : the two-party system
  • Ulysses S. Grant
  • Rutherford B. Hayes
  • Presidential landmarks: from log cabins to libraries
  • James A. Garfield
  • Warren G. Harding
  • Calvin Coolidge Dear Mr. Presidents : swapping letters with the Chief Executive
  • Herbert Hoover
  • America takes center stage
  • William McKinley
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • Kids in the White House: at home in the spotlight
  • William Howard Taft
  • Presidents and the Supreme Court : a legacy that alsts
  • Woodrow Wilson
  • Presidents at war: serving as the commander in chief
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Richard M. Nixon
  • Gerald R. Ford
  • Electoral college: gatekeepers of the presidency
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Seeking stability in the atomic age
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • First ladies: partners, hostesses, and crusaders
  • Harry S. Truman
  • Pollsters and polling : sizing up public opnion
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Presidents who died in office: the mysterious twenty-year curse
  • Donald Trump
  • Former presidents: serving as elder statesmen
  • Chart of presidential election results
  • Footprints on the global frontier
  • Ronald Reagan -- George Bush
  • In the president's shadow: security, the media, and presidential perks
  • William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton
  • George W. Bush
  • Election 2012 : victory in a divided nation
  • Barack Obama
  • Election 2016 : a dramtic finish to an unprecidented race
  • Vistory speech: Donald Trump -- About the presidency -- The presidency and how it grew -- From sea to shining sea -- A new birth of freedom -- America takes center stage -- Seeking stability in the atomic age -- Footprints on the global frontier
Control code
ocn947074873
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Updated edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781426326851
Lccn
2017286164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 1256527
  • (Sirsi) o947074873
  • (OCoLC)947074873

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