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Destiny and Power : The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush (Large Print) (Paperback) (Jon

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From Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author Jon Meacham comes a sweeping yet intimate biography of George H. W. Bush. Based on rigorous research, hours of private interviews, and extraordinary access to Bush’s diaries and to his family, Destiny and Power paints a vivid and affecting portrait of the distinctive American life of a man from the Greatest Generation: his childhood in Connecticut, his heroic service in World War II, his entry into the Texas oil business, and his storied rise in politics from congressman to U.N. ambassador to head of the CIA to forty-first president of the United States.
From Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times bestselling author Jon Meacham comes a sweeping yet intimate biography of George H. W. Bush. Based on rigorous research, hours of private interviews, and extraordinary access to Bush?s diaries and to his family, Destiny and Power paints a vivid and affecting portrait of the distinctive American life of a man from the Greatest Generation: his childhood in Connecticut, his heroic service in World War II, his entry into the Texas oil business, and his storied rise in politics from congressman to U.N. ambassador to head of the CIA to forty-first president of the United States.
Edition: Large Print
Number of Pages: 1422
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, History
Sub-Genre: Political, Presidents + Heads of State, United States / 20th Century
Series Title: Random House Large Print
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Jon Meacham
Language: English
Street Date: November 10, 2015
TCIN: 46758727
UPC: 9780804194945
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-6293
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