Presidents who have known me.

by George E. Allen

Publisher: Simon and Schuster in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 290 Downloads: 741
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  • Allen, George E. -- 1896-1973.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.
LC ClassificationsE748.A195 .A3
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22898926M

Here, celebrating the 20th anniversary of its debut as a New York Times best seller, is the revised, updated, and expanded edition of the classic anti-textbook that changed the way we look at history. First published two decades ago, when the “closing of the American mind” was in the headlines, Don’t Know Much About® History proved Americans don’t hate history—just the .   As the title suggests, this article discusses little known facts about past presidents of the United States. For example, who knew that Gerald Ford was a fashion model, that Theodore Roosevelt wore a ring with a lock of Lincoln's hair in it, that John Tyler had 15 children, or that Abraham Lincoln attended seances.   These Are the Bible Verses Past Presidents Have Turned to on Inauguration Day Bill Clinton is sworn in for his second term as president of the United States, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on Author: Mahita Gajanan.   The Clintons visited Martha's Vineyard. So did the Obamas. Here's a look back at how presidential families have vacationed on the Vineyard in the : Brittany Jasnoff.

Six former U.S. Presidents have warned the public about an invisible “shadow government” secretly running the United States behind the scenes, who have an “incredibly evil intent”. Over the last years, past Presidents and political leaders have tried to warn the public that the U.S. government is under the control of an “invisible.

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I knew nothing of George E. Allen, but learned that he was a businessman who held posts in the Roosevelt and Truman administrations.4/5(1).

Presidents Who Have Known Me by Allen, George E. New York: Simon and Schuster, Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Worn dust jacket with scuffs, soils and edge chips; book has an extensive inscription written on front end papers, and lightly age toned pages - else minor wear.

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An Presidents who have known me. book copy of Presidents Who Have Known Me by George E. Allen, signed by President Harry Truman. Octavo, xi, pp. Green cloth, title in gilt on spine. Stated “Third Printing” on copyright page.

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Thomas talked about her career as a White House correspondent, told anecdotes about the presidents she covered, and spoke briefly about her new book.

Following her remarks. Octavo, xi, pp. White cloth spine, title printed in black on spine, lightly soiled. Stated “First Printing” on copyright page. Publishers dust jacket, with $ price on front flap, nicks along edges, 2cm loss on spine. Signed on front free endpaper with the following inscription by the author: “To ____, My very good friend, all.

Served: Book: Whatever he was reading. If John Adams was a big reader, then his one-time friend and one-time enemy Thomas Jefferson was a HUGE reader. Jefferson was known to collect. He tells little-known stories about how presidents, or their ghostwriters, produced, published and sold their books.

His only book, Most presidents’ books have aimed to entertain, and. 45 rows  History of White House dogs. The first White House dog to receive regular. The Presidents I Have Known from Simon Wolf. Press of B.S. Adams, - Jews - pages.

0 Reviews. Preview this book. Please join bestselling author Nomi Prins in celebration of her latest book, All the Presidents' more 2 members, last active 6 years ago The History Book Club "Interested in history - then you have found the right group".

The History Book Club is the more. 18, members, last active 12 minutes ago. A2A. Bob Dole wrote a book on the subject. I have attached an Amazon link to said book. While Bob Dole is an influential Republican, the book is very bipartisan and very well-researched.

I’m a solidly liberal Democrat, and I’ve probably read it a. The mystical book as told in the movie National Treasure, probably doesn’t exist.

But there is a President’s Secret Book. Obama in Aug claims that he saw this Secret Book. And that there is some sort of Presidential Briefing for incomi. Pages in category "Books written by Presidents of the United States" The following 5 pages are in this category, out of 5 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). George Allen, Presidents' Crony, Dies. Ap Mr. Allen wrote of his friendship with Presidents in a book titled, “Presidents Who Have Known Me.”.

Y'all know I love books about politics and politicians, it's a top 3 genre for me. I'm trying to read more books about Presidents & politicians I don't know much about and the majority of the people in this book were not well known to me.

Accidental Presidents is about the 8 men who became President because of the death of their predecessor/5. The Library of Congress lists more than 7, books on American presidents, but according to one librarian, there may be a quarter of a million more not in the library’s : Allen Barra. Presidents Who Have Known Me and the Truman Merry-Go-Round By George E.

Allen and Robert S. Allen and William V. Shannon pp, Simon and Schuster and Vanguard,   I too have read Sam Vankin’s book (several times over) and subscribe to his youtube videos. I gleaned the most accurate info from studying the DSM-5, AKA the “Psychology Bible”, which tends to be a slightly more trustworthy resource than a self-proclaimed Narcissist (although I find Vankin grossly fascinating and uncharacteristically.

I found this cool old book with a super interesting title “President’s who have known me”, by George E Allen.

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The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Kennedy and Me and Five Days in November reflects on his seventeen years on the Secret Service for presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford. The assassination of one president, the resignation of another, and the swearing-in of the two who followed those traumatic events.

/5(16). For a significant percentage of the American public, they have only known two term presidents or almost exclusively, only known two. Reviewing a book about the role of falsehood in the “Age of Trump,” MSNBC host Chris Matthews let it all hang out, declaring that the president “lies the way a woodpecker attacks a tree.

"I regard The American Presidents Series as an exciting educational opportunity, telling the history of the United States in terms of forty-two men who at one time or another led — or misled — the republic." —Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Times Books, an imprint of Henry Holt and Company, is the publisher of the landmark series The American Presidents.

Over the years, many US presidents have enjoyed the sport of fishing. In fact, some Commanders in Chief were true experts with the rod and reel. Unlike most other presidential activities, fishing provided a getaway from the spotlight, and some much-needed peace and quiet.

For some presidents, fishing was a sport and source of recreation. The presidents themselves have varied on this front. Many presidents have chosen simply to read the daily book, and not to take an in-person briefing from a CIA officer. In fact, that is the dominant model across the 60 years of so of the President's Daily Brief.

A few presidents have taken in-person briefings. While many of the presidents have had dogs, cats, and horses, there have also been plenty of more unusual presidential pets including goats, a raccoon, and even an alligator.

While not terribly informative, this book is a fun read for children with an interest in animals. Ages So You Want to Be President. by Judith St. George and David Small. Racial Issues Have Often Been A Test for U.S.

Presidents With Conflicted Feelings President Eisenhower was not a fan of the Supreme Court order against segregated schools; but he sent the.

These White House and Washington, D.C. examples demonstrate that celebrations of the holiday best known as “Presidents’ Day” have varied in form and substance.

Still called various names and celebrated slightly differently around the country, this holiday shows both change and continuity in how America celebrates the office of the presidency.

Formerly known as Scholastic Printables, we offer printable activities for any subject: math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and beyond.

Download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles, clip art, bulletin board ideas. The book suggests that Kennedy could have made a solid if contrarian historian if he hadn’t been groomed for politics. (Why England Author: Allen Barra.

Historian Craig Fehrman says yes; his book Author in Chief reveals little-known and unknown stories of presidents and their writing. Fehrman's pick for a good read: Calvin Coolidge's memoir. Presidents George Bush and George W. Bush, the 41st and 43rd top executives respectively, spoke to author Mark K.

Updegrove for the book “The Last Republicans.” It detailed the relationship between the father-and-son presidents and how they were fretful of what Trump had done to the Republican Party.