Facts About the Presidents
A Compilation of Biographical and Historical InformationBook - 1993
s For both general readers and researchers, this popular reference, cited in BCL3 and Sheehy, is a unique compilation of statistics and other data on the subject of the American presidency and those who have held the office, from Washington to Clinton (the present edition is current as of February 1993). In Part I, a chapter is devoted to each president in the chronological order in which he took office. A family history is followed by data on elections, congressional sessions, cabinet and Supreme Court appointments, and the vice president, as well as highlights of the president's life and administration. In Part II, material is presented in comparative form, with collective data and statistics on the presidents as individuals and on the office of the presidency. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York : Wilson, 1993
Edition: 6th ed
Characteristics: 433 p. : ill. ; 26 cm