The president's house : 1800 to the present : the secrets and history of the world's most famous home (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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The president's house : 1800 to the present : the secrets and history of the world's most famous home

Author: Margaret Truman
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2005, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Ballantine books trade pbk. ed., Special young adult edView all editions and formats
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Margaret Truman, daughter of the thirty-third president of the United States, presents an inside look at the history and secrets of the White House, and reveals what it is like to live in one of the world's most famous homes.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Literature
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Truman
ISBN: 0345472489 9780345472489
OCLC Number: 57508269
Notes: Includes index.
"Originally published in slightly different form in the United States by Ballantine Books ... in 2003"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Presidents and their wives: Magic and mystery in a unique place --
From palace to mansion to powerhouse --
President's park --
History happened here --
Working the house --
Womanpower --
West wing --
Frontstairs, backstairs --
Bed, breakfast, and beyond --
Growing up under glass --
Here come the brides --
Talking dogs and other unnatural curiosities --
Minding the media --
Keeping killers and kooks at bay --
People's White House --
White House forever --
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Responsibility: Margaret Truman.
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Margaret Truman, daughter of the thirty-third president of the United States, presents an inside look at the history and secrets of the White House, and reveals what it is like to live in one of the world's most famous homes.

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