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Homes of the American Presidents.

Cranston Jones

Homes of the American Presidents.

by Cranston Jones

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- United States -- Pictorial works,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • Presidents -- Dwellings -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhotographer and picture editor: William H. Schleisner.
    GenrePictorial works, Biography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination232 p.
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23249484M

      Homes and Libraries of the Presidents is also the most frequently revised of the available presidential guidebooks; the current edition, in fact, contains information that was less than one week old when the book went to press and includes reference to events that are scheduled to take place months after the book appears on the : William G. Clotworthy. Homes of the American Presidents Coloring Book. SKU T We are currently out of stock on this item. Please check back later. This entertaining and informative coloring book features carefully researched and accurately rendered drawings of the homes and birthplaces of 36 U. S. presidents, plus the White House. From George Washington’s.

    Author Hugh Howard talks about his book, [Houses of the Presidents: Childhood Homes, Family Dwellings, Private Escapes, and Grand Estates], in which he explores the houses and lives of . Please join us for a lecture and book signing with Adam Van Doren, artist and author of The House Tells the Story: Homes of the American President. The book chronicles Van Doren’s visits to a number of presidential homes and features many illustrated letters Van Doren composed to David McCullough. Thomas Fleming, author of The.

    Among the book's pleasures is the way it delivers American history in manageable bites. If you had to point to one thing that distinguishes the homes of American presidents from those of ordinary mortals, ultimately it wouldn't be the wallpaper or the plumbing, but .   17 Great Books About American Presidents for Presidents’ Day Weekend As the Book Review noted when the book came out in , “readers will finish this book feeling as if they have.


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This entertaining and informative coloring book features carefully researched and accurately rendered drawings of the homes and birthplaces of 36 U. presidents, plus the White House. From George Washington’s first home near Fredericksburg, Virginia, to Barack Obama’s childhood home in Honolulu, Hawaii, finely detailed, full-page /5(8).

Praise for The House Tells the Story: Homes of the American Presidents “Gorgeous paintings and lucid historical commentary converge brilliantly in this collection of illustrated letters from watercolorist Van Doren (An Artist in Venice) to his collaborator, historian and Pulitzer-winning author David Doren visited 15 presidential homes over three years, painting the residences /5(12).

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[Adam Van Doren; David G McCullough] -- Pre-eminent historian David McCullough and noted artist Adam Van Doren unite for an excursion to the celebrated homes of fifteen American presidents, past and present. Van Doren invites you on an. "Homes and Libraries of the Presidents" takes a look at the homes, libraries, and other endeavors of the presidents.

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