Don't Know Much About® the American Presidents

Don't Know Much About® the American Presidents

Kenneth C. Davis

Which president broke the legislations to avoid enslaved humans from being freed? Who stated, "When the president does it,that skill it is not illegal"? Why does the USA have a president?

From the heated debates one of the framers of the structure in 1787 over an "elected king," to the construction of the presidency, and on via wealthy profiles of every guy who has held the place of work, New York Times bestselling writer Kenneth C. Davis takes readers on a guided travel of yankee heritage. reading each one leader government, from the low lighting fixtures to the intense lighting fixtures, the memorable to the forgettable and the forgotten, Davis tells the entire tales, delivering wealthy anecdotes approximately actual humans. He additionally charts the background of the presidency itself, debunking myths and grading the presidents from A+ to F.

For historical past buffs and history-phobes alike, this enjoyable ebook may perhaps switch your realizing of the top place of work within the land all through greater than 200 years of historical past.

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