Don't Know Much About the Presidents

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Harper Collins, Dec 23, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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Which president was also a movie star?

What happened five days after the Union won the Civil War?

What food did Americans think was poisonous until Thomas Jefferson ate some?

Hail to the chief! Here's your chance to learn all about the presidents' important political achievements, their nicknames, hobbies -- even what kind of foods they ate. Best-selling author Kenneth C. Davis packs fun facts and cool quotes into his signature question-and-answer format. Who knows? After you learn so much about the presidents, maybe you will want to run for office someday, too!

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User Review  - bdharrel - LibraryThing

With comical illustrations, his book is awesome for readers of all ages. One can skim through the pages to find out quirky little details about each U.S. Presidents. Many of these facts are so absurd ... Read full review

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William H. Taft
Michael Benson
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About the author (2003)

Kenneth C. Davis is the New York Times bestselling author of A Nation Rising; America's Hidden History; and Don't Know Much About® History, which spent thirty-five consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, sold more than 1.6 million copies, and gave rise to his phenomenal Don't Know Much About® series for adults and children. A resident of New York City and Dorset, Vermont, Davis frequently appears on national television and radio and has been a commentator on NPR's All Things Considered. He blogs regularly at

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