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Ronald Reagan : a biography

Author: J David Woodard
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, ©2012.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overview: The trajectory of his life was remarkable: from Midwestern schoolboy, sports announcer, and Hollywood actor to governor of California and two-term President of the United States. There is no doubt that Ronald Reagan was one of the most complex and fascinating personalities of our time. Ronald Reagan: A Biography captures all the varied aspects of Reagan's life and career, portraying him as a politician, a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Ronald Reagan; Ronald Reagan; Ronald Reagan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J David Woodard
ISBN: 9780313396380 0313396388 9780313396397 0313396396
OCLC Number: 747947308
Description: xiv, 210 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface --
Acknowledgments --
Timeline: Events in the life of Ronald Reagan --
Chapter 1: Heartland --
Chapter 2: Hollywood --
Chapter 3: Rebirth --
Chapter 4: Politician --
Chapter 5: Governor --
Chapter 6: 1976 --
Chapter 7: 1980 --
Chapter 8: President --
Chapter 9: Morning --
Chapter 10: Sunset --
Chapter 11: Epilogue --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: J. David Woodard.

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Ronald Reagan's career trajectory was remarkable: from Midwestern schoolboy, sports announcer, and Hollywood actor to governor of California and two-term President of the United States. This book  Read more...

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"With "Ronald Reagan: A Biography" Woodard has provided a concise, fairly thorough, and well-written biography of one of the most influential Americans of the past 30 years. - ARBA

 
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