The American Presidents
Biographies of the Chief Executives from George Washington through Barack Obama
By David C. Whitney
Hardcover | 672 pages | 5 3/4 x 8 1/2
US$19.95 | CAN$21.95
Publication Date: 2009-08-20
With scrupulous scholarship and engaging immediacy, The American Presidents illuminates the lives, times, and legacies of the 44 men who have shaped the office and our nation.
This perennial best-seller is now completely up-to-date, including a full profile of the first African-American commander-in-chief, President Barack Obama.
The late David C. Whitney was an author of American history. His books include Founders of Freedom, The American Legacy, Two Dynamic Decades, and The People of the Revolution: Colonial Spirit of '76.