By Julie Nelson
Read Online or Download American Presidents Year by Year PDF
Similar biographies of presidents & heads of state books
The assassination of President John F. Kennedy used to be an appalling and grisly conspiracy. during this unvarnished tale, Kaiser indicates that the occasions of November 22, 1963, can't be understood with out totally greedy the 2 better tales of which they have been a component: the U. S. government’s crusade opposed to equipped crime, which started within the past due Fifties and sped up dramatically less than Robert Kennedy; and the furtive quest of 2 administrations to dispose of Fidel Castro.
In Abraham Lincoln and Civil struggle the US, historian William Gienapp offers a remarkably concise, up to date, and colourful biography of the main respected determine in usa background. whereas the center of the publication specializes in the Civil battle, Gienapp starts with a finely etched portrait of Lincoln's adolescence, from pioneer farm boy to flesh presser and attorney in Springfield, to his lovely election as 16th president of the us.
In Florence cathedral hangs a awesome portrait by means of Uccello of Sir John Hawkwood, the English soldier of fortune who commanded the Florentine military on the age of 70 and earned a powerful attractiveness as one of many most excellent mercenaries of the overdue center a long time. His existence is an awesome tale. He rose from modest beginnings in an Essex village, fought in the course of the French campaigns of Edward III, went to Italy whilst he was once forty and performed a number one function in ceaseless strife of the city-states that ruled that kingdom.
Desde el momento en que fue elegido para el papado, el papa Francisco ha captado l. a. atención del mundo con su humildad, carisma y espíritu reformistaEsta biografía ilustrada única del primer Papa jesuita ofrece más de 250 fotografías e incluye 50 documentos de los angeles vida de Francisco que se pueden extraer del libro.
Additional resources for American Presidents Year by Year