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Ten first ladies of the world.

by Pauline Frederick

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Published by Meredith Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Biography.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT3235 .F7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 174 p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5537692M
    LC Control Number67014745

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This book review is over the October book choice for the Books & Broads Book Club. The book I am going to review is First Women: The Grace and Power of America’s Modern First Ladies by Kate Andersen Brower.

Man is that a mouthful to say, as well as, type. 🙂 I was pleasantly surprised that this book was an interesting read. A look inside the personal life of every first lady in American history, based on original interviews with major historians C-SPAN's yearlong history series, First Ladies: Influence and Image, featured interviews with more than fifty preeminent historians and this informative book, these experts paint intimate portraits of all forty-five first ladiestheir/5.

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the groundbreaking backstairs look at the White House, The Residence, comes an intimate, news-making look at the true modern power brokers at Pennsylvania Avenue: the First Ladies, from Jackie Kennedy to Michelle Obama and Melania Trump.

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A fascinating backstage account of the world’s most famous residence. Judy Woodruff. A revealing look at America’s first ladies, shining a spotlight on both their friendships and feuds. The Today Show.

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Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. America’s Most Influential First Ladies: Clinton, Truman, More (PHOTOS) From Barbara Bush to Eleanor Roosevelt, game-changing first ladies since are ranked by a panel of experts.

First Ladies of the United States include famous names such as Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Barbara Bush, Eleanor Roosevelt, Hillary Clinton and Melania Trump. Michelle Obama is already on her way as being one of the most influential First Ladies. She played a large role in Barack's campaign and she looked damn good doin it.

She will be joining a long line of beautiful, intelligent, and memorable First Ladies who. Corrie Ten Boom spent most of her life on the line to save the lives of many Jews in the hiding place, a hidden room behind her wardrobe in a little watch shop in Harlaam, Holland.

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She has no official role in the politics of the nation yet still has an undeniable influence during her tenure. Immerse readers in the lives of our nation's most influential First Ladies in this narrative series.

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We felt that one chapter on each of the First Ladies would have been easier to understand. Too much repetition. Also some bias toward certain First 2/5(3). The oft-overlooked lives of America’s first ladies are on display in house museums across the country Eleanor Roosevelt used Val-Kill, located in New York, as a retreat, office and “laboratory.

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And. After all, these first ladies were human beings, not icons. • James Srodes is the author of “On Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World.

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