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From his childhood in rural Illinois to moviemaking days in Hollywood and on to a career in politics that took him all the way to the Oval Office, Ronald Reagan kept an abiding faith in America and in what our country stood for. The oldest president ever, he survived a near-fatal assassination attempt and lived to be 93. Who Was Ronald Reagan? covers his life and times in a balanced, entertaining way for children. More than 100 black-and-white illustrations fill out the portrait of our fortieth president.
Offering a look at his childhood years, his acting days in Hollywood, and his various political roles, including being twice elected as president, an illustrated biography provides an in-depth look at the life, times, and many accomplishments of this celebrated American figure. Simultaneous.
Number of Pages: 106
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Biography + Autobiography / General
Series Title: Who Was...?
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Joyce Milton
Street Date: December 29, 2004
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-5275