From Mount Vernon to Crawford

A History Of The Presidents And Their Retreats

by Kenneth T. Walsh

Hardcover, 363 pages, Hyperion Books, List Price: $25.95 | purchase

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From Mount Vernon to Crawford
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A History Of The Presidents And Their Retreats
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Kenneth T. Walsh

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The author of Air Force One takes a close-up look at the personal retreats, hideaways, and homes of America's presidents, assessing what such sites reveal about the characters of the presidents and the eras in which they lived, covering everything from George Washington's Mount Vernon to George W. Bush's Crawford, Texas, ranch.