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First dads : parenting and politics from George Washington to Barack Obama / Joshua Kendall.

Kendall, Joshua C., 1960- author. (Author).
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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 9781455551958 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 391 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [357]-374) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: the sense and sensibility of James Garfield: "It is a most intense and innocent passion" -- The preoccupied: "I should like to have your opinion on it" -- Playful pals: "My father likes snakes" -- Double-dealing dads: "You know such things happen on plantations" -- Tiger dads: "I could feel nothing but sorrow and shame in your presence" -- The grief-stricken: "I always see my boy playing tennis on the court out there" -- The nurturers: "When is my daddy coming" -- Epilogue: presidential choices: "I knew I had to share my daddy".
Summary, etc.: "The acclaimed author of America's Obsessives provides a look into American history and the fathering styles of U.S. presidents,"--NoveList.
Subject: Presidents > Family relationships > United States > History.
Presidents > United States > History.
Children of presidents > United States > History.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Children of presidents > United States > Biography.

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