Presidents and Presidencies in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection [4 volumes]

by
Jolyon P. Girardeditor

Jolyon P. Girard, PhD, is professor emeritus at Cabrini University, Radnor, PA.

Presidents and Presidencies in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection [4 volumes]

20191031

ABC-CLIO

Pages 1494
Topics Carter, Jimmy;Clinton, Bill;Eisenhower, Dwight D.;Grant, Ulysses S.;Jackson, Andrew;Jefferson, Thomas;Johnson, Lyndon B.;Madison, James;Obama, Barack;Roosevelt, Franklin D.;American History;Politics, Law, and Government: Presidential Studies

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Presidents and Presidencies in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection [4 volumes]

Author(s): Jolyon P. Girard
Contributors: Girard, Jolyon;
Abstract:

This innovative encyclopedia explores the life and times of America's forty-five presidents—from the first administration to that of Donald Trump.


• Enables readers to better understand each president's unique contributions to American history, providing significantly more detail than typical reference works on the U.S. presidency

• Includes substantial historical overview essays as well as a penetrating critical analysis, in addition to detailed biographical essays, of each presidency

• Offers a curated selection of primary documents, combining the educational power of primary and secondary sources to create a richer learning experience for readers

Editor(s): Girard, Jolyon;
SortTitle: presidents and presidencies in american history: a social, political, and cultural encyclopedia and document collection [4 volumes]
Keyword(s): Carter, Jimmy; Clinton, Bill; Eisenhower, Dwight D.; Grant, Ulysses S.; Jackson, Andrew; Jefferson, Thomas; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Madison, James; Obama, Barack; Roosevelt, Franklin D.; American History; Politics, Law, and Government: Presidential Studies
Author Info:
Jolyon P. Girardeditor

Jolyon P. Girard, PhD, is professor emeritus at Cabrini University, Radnor, PA.

eISBN-13: 9781440865916
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440865909
Imprint: ABC-CLIO
Pages: 1494
Publication Date: 20191031