Extreme Ice Now: Vanishing Glaciers and Changing Climate : a Progress Report
National Geographic Books, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 118 pages
Following on the success of their collaboration Dear Mr. President, Dwight Young and Margaret Johnson joined forces again to produce this charming collection of correspondence to and from First Ladies during their time in the White House. A wonderful gift book for any American, Dear First Lady reminds us that ours is a great government "of the people, by the people, and for the people," which entitles us to make our views known to our leaders. While some of these missives were written by the famous or the infamous, most are from ordinary Americans who wished to connect with their First Lady. Amusing, appealing, heartbreaking, and heartwarming, the letters appear as full-size facsimiles so readers can see for themselves the substance and style of these intriguing exchanges.
Richly illustrated with archival photography and images, Dear First Lady paints a fascinating portrait of American culture and a behind-the-scenes look inside the White House.
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Foreword by Helen Thomas
Mary Todd Lincoln 18181882
Eliza Johnson 181O1876
Mamie Eisenhower 18961979
Jacqueline Kennedy 19291994
Hillary Rodham Clinton 1947
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