George Washington never lived in the White House. Thomas Jefferson played the violin and spoke six languages. Andrew Jackson hosted a party on his first day as president that got so rowdy, he had to escape through a window. Learn about these presidents and many more in a book full of facts and photos, stories and history, triumphs, disappointments, and tough decisions. Find out which president sewed his own suits, which one got stuck in a White House bathtub, and which one was never elected! And see if you can run for president (plus how to get elected if you do). From George Washington to George W. Bush, presidents have changed the boundaries of the nation and the course of its history. Open Presidents FYI to discover what it takes to lead the United States.
- Paperback | 80 pages
- 210.82 x 271.78 x 7.62mm | 340.19g
- 01 Aug 2008
- Collins Publishers
- New York, NY, New Zealand
- black & white illustrations, colour illustrations