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Merriman Smith"s book of Presidents

A. Merriman Smith

Merriman Smith"s book of Presidents

a White House memoir.

by A. Merriman Smith

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesWhite House memoir.
      StatementEdited by Timothy G. Smith, with a foreword by Robert J. Donovan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.1 .S62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination250 p.
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5428893M
      ISBN 100393074692
      LC Control Number73039298

      Browse and buy a vast selection of American Presidents Books and Collectibles on Passion for books. Sign On My Account Smith, Merriman. 1st Edition. What Happened: Inside the Bush White House and Washington's Culture of Deception Smith, Malcolm E. Jr. 1st Edition. The Gerald Ford Letters. Winter. Mr. Smith grabbed the radio telephone and called the Dallas UPI office, which sent out his dispatch at , four minutes after the shooting. "Three shots were fired at President Kennedy's motorcade today in downtown Dallas," he reported, and news bulletins around the world began with that short statement.

        Michael S. Smith, the ELLE Decor A-List designer, took time out of his busy schedule to talk to articles editor Charles Curkin about his new book Designing History (Rizzoli), out in September, which tells the story of how he decorated the White House private residence for the Obama family in and ELLE Decor: Your new book is a good, long read—not your typical coffee table book. Merriman Smith deserves to be numbered among them, and Sanderson’s book does a good job of reclaiming this forgotten figure a half a century later.” — The Dallas Morning News “The book is full of reporting derring-do that will make journalists’ hearts swell.

      It was a memory that came easily to Cohen while discussing a recently published book about Smith, who became legendary among journalists for his role covering President Kennedy’s assassination.   "[A]n eloquent, brave, big-hearted book about the timeless anxieties and emotions of parenthood, and the modern twists thereon.” —James Fallows, The Atlantic Love That Boy is a uniquely personal story about the causes and costs of outsized parental we want for our children—popularity, normalcy, achievement, genius—and what they truly need—grit, empathy, .


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