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Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Empire 1767-1821

By Remini, Robert V

New York: Harper & Row Dust jacket and book very good condition. CR 1977, 502 pages with index and notes. Black and white photos in center of book, this is the first of two volumes to be written, the second volume will cover his Presidency, which follows his role in American's territorial expansion. A complex character, he is revealed as a man of conflicting ambition and emotions, heroic and larger than life, but also filled with self-doubt and even self-destructiveness.. Stated first Edition. Hard Cover.


Lincoln's New Salem

By Thomas, Benjamin P

New York: Bonanza Books CR 1934 by Lakeside Press, title page date 1934, Abraham Lincoln Association. Drawings by Romaine Proctor, 128 pages with index and notes, and one fold-out map of New Salem 1829-1938. Lincoln spent 6 years at New Salem and it helped shape him into a great and famous president. . Hard Cover.


Six Crises

By Nixon, Richard M

New York: Published by Doubleday CR 1962, stated 1st edition, 460 pages. Dust jacket has slight tears, price clipped and taped at top and bottom of spine ends, otherwise is good+. Covers the Hiss Case, Fund Speech of 1952 Campaign, Eisenhower heart attack, Caracas, Kitchen clash w/Krushchev, Campaign of 1960. History. Americana. Presidents, Richard Nixon, Eisenhower.. Hard Cover.


Soldier of Democracy

By Davis, Ken S

Published by Doubleday Doran, CR 1945, stated 1st edition, 566 pages with index. Biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower. Covers and book good+. History, Presidents, World War II, Generals, military, Eisenhower, D.D. Eisenhower, biography.. Hard Cover.


Hunting and Exploring Adventures of Theodore Roosevelt

By Day, Donald (told to)

Published by Dial Press CR 1955 with 431 pages. Introduction by Elting E. Morison. The adventures in this book were told to Donald Day by Theodore Roosevelt. Presidents, Theodore Roosevelt, hunting, exploration.. Hard Cover.


The Humorous Mr. Lincoln

By Jennison, Keith W

Published by Bonanza, CR MCMLXV (1965) this is the 2nd, 163 pages with index and bibliography. Dust jacket has slight tears, red covers, all good+. Irish soldiers, dead skunks and other stories show a self-portrait of the backwoods boy who became Pr esident of the United States. Illustrated with period drawings. Americana, history, Abraham Lincoln, humor.. Hard Cover.


The Life of Abraham Lincoln

By Tarbell, Ida

Drawn from original sources, containing many speeches, letters and telegrams hitherto unpublished. Illustrated with many reproductions from original paintings, photos, etc. Four (4) volume set, red co vers with gold lettering, embossed front cover with signature and face of A. Lincoln. Published by Lincoln Historical Society, New York, 1903, CR 1895 to 1900. Corners slightly bumped. Covers show sli ght soil and darkening. Overall good+. Volume 1: 206 pages. Volume 2: 220 pages (small white spot on front cover). Volume 3: 204 pages. Volume 4: 272 pages with index. History, Americana, Abraham Linc oln, Presidents, Civil War, Biography.. Hard Cover.


The President Takes A Wife

By Perling, J.J

Published by Denlinger CR 1959, 1st edition, 368 pages. Dust jacket has slight tears, price clipped, otherwise good+. About John Tyler, 10th President and his 2nd wife, Julia Gardiner. Americana. History. Presidents.. Hard Cover.


Memorial Tributes Delivered in Congress

By Johnson, Lyndon B

Washington, D.C.: U. S. Printing Office Slight Stain to Black Covers. No Jacket. Believe to be a 1st Edition. Published by U.S. Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 93rd Congress, 1st session, Doc. 93-111. LBJ frontis. Slight stain, black cov ers, all good+. 285 pages with index. History, Americana, Presidents, politics.. Hard Cover.


Lincoln - His Life in Photographs

By Lorant, Stefan

Published by Duell Sloan & Pearce, CR 1941, CR 1941, this is the 3rd printing, 160 pages. Orange covers showing slight wear, overall good. Black and white photos. Americana, Abraham Lincoln, Presidents, Civil War.. HARD COVER.