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Booknotes : life stories : notable biographers on the people who shaped America

Author: Brian Lamb
Publisher: New York : Times Books, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Collection of essays by various biographers based on interviews originally held on the television program Booknotes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Booknotes.
New York : Times Books, 1999
(OCoLC)607129665
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Lamb
ISBN: 0812930819 9780812930818 0812933397 9780812933390
OCLC Number: 39763364
Notes: Collection of essays by various biographers based on interviews originally held on the television program Booknotes.
Includes index.
Description: xxiii, 471 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: George Washington --
Paul Revere --
John Adams --
Thomas Paine --
Thomas Jefferson --
James Madison --
Marquis de Lafayette --
John Quincy Adams --
Andrew Jackson --
Henry Clay --
John C. Calhoun --
Winfield Scott --
Sam Houston --
Sojourner Truth --
Ralph Waldo Emerson --
Robert E. Lee --
Salmon P. Chase --
Abraham Lincoln --
Walt Whitman --
Susan B. Anthony --
Ulysses S. Grant --
Rutherford B. Hayes --
George Pickett --
George Armstrong Custer --
John D. Rockefeller, Sr. --
Oliver Wendell Holmes --
Thomas Edison --
Woodrow Wilson --
Theodore Roosevelt --
W.E.B. Du Bois --
Marcel Proust --
Calvin Coolidge --
Will Rogers --
Albert Einstein --
H.L. Mencken --
Franklin Delano Roosevelt --
Eleanor Roosevelt --
Harry Truman --
George Patton --
Dwight Eisenhower --
Charles Coughlin --
J. Edgar Hoover --
Elijah Muhammad --
Amelia Earhart --
Armand Hammer --
F.A. Hayek --
Ernie Pyle --
Adlai Stevenson --
Whittaker Chambers --
Strom Thurmond --
Clare Boothe Luce --
Thurgood Marshall --
Lyndon Baines Johnson --
Joseph and Stewart Alsop --
Ronald Reagan --
Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill --
Richard Nixon --
Gerald Ford --
Robert McNamara --
Katharine Graham --
John F. Kennedy --
Fannie Lou Hamer --
George Wallace --
Betty Friedan --
Henry Kissinger --
Jimmy Carter --
George Bush --
William F. Buckley, Jr. --
Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Ross Perot --
Frank McCourt --
Rosa Lee Cunningham --
Lee Harvey Oswald --
John Lewis --
Newt Gingrich --
Bill clinton --
Anita Hill.
Other Titles: Book notes
Booknotes (Television program)
Responsibility: [compiled] by Brian Lamb.
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