Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents Encyclopedia

Editors: Webb, Barbara L. and Hicks, Kelli L.
Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: Rourke Publishing Group, LLC

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-61-810741-1
Category: History - United States -- History
Image Count: 1305
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Rourke's Complete History of Our Presidents brings to life every president that has served the United States from Washingtonto Obama.

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Table of Contents

  • Volume 1 1789-1809 Washington, Adams, & Jefferson
  • The New Nation
  • George Washington (1789-1797)
  • John Adams (1797-1801)
  • Thomas Jefferson (1801-1809)
  • The Impact of Washington, Adams, and Jefferson
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 2 1809-1829 Madison, Monroe, & Adams
  • The Growing Nation
  • James Madison (1809-1817)
  • James Monroe (1817-1825)
  • John Quincy Adams (1825-1829)
  • The Impact of Madison, Monroe, and Adams
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 3 1829-1849 Jackson, Van Buren, Harrison, Tyler, & Polk
  • A Time of Change
  • Andrew Jackson (1829-1837)
  • Martin Van Buren (1837-1841)
  • William Henry Harrison (1841-1841)
  • John Tyler (1841-1845)
  • James Polk (1845-1849)
  • The Presidency in an Era of Growth
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 4 1849-1861 Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce & Buchanan
  • America in the 1850s
  • Zachary Taylor (1849-1850)
  • Millard Fillmore (1850-1853)
  • Franklin Pierce (1853-1857)
  • James Buchanan (1857-1861)
  • From Compromise to Conflict
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 5 1861-1877 Lincoln, Johnson & Grant
  • America in the 1860s and 1870s
  • Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865)
  • Andrew Johnson (1865-1869)
  • Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877)
  • The Presidency in War and Peace
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 6 1877-1889 Hayes, Garfield, Arthur & Cleveland
  • America in the Industrial Age
  • Rutherford B. Hayes (1877-1881)
  • James Garfield (1881-1881)
  • Chester Arthur (1881-1885)
  • Grover Cleveland (1885-1889)
  • The Presidency in an Industrial Boom
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 7 1889-1909 Harrison, Cleveland, McKinley & Roosevelt
  • America in the 1890s and Early 1900s
  • Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893)
  • Grover Cleveland (1893-1897)
  • William McKinley (1897-1901)
  • Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909)
  • The Beginning of the Modern Presidency
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 8 1909-1929 Taft, Wilson, Harding & Coolidge
  • America Comes of Age
  • William H. Taft (1909-1913)
  • Woodrow Wilson (1913-1921)
  • Warren Harding (1921-1923)
  • Calvin Coolidge (1923-1929)
  • The Presidency in War and Peace
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 9 1929-1953 Hoover, Roosevelt & Truman
  • From Prosperity to War
  • Herbert Hoover (1929-1933)
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt (1933-1945)
  • Harry S. Truman (1945-1953)
  • The Presidency at the Dawn of the Atomic Age
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 10 1953-1969 Eisenhower, Kennedy & Johnson
  • America in the 1950s and 1960s
  • Dwight Eisenhower (1953-1961)
  • John F. Kennedy (1961-1963)
  • Lyndon Johnson (1963-1969)
  • Times of Change
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 11 1969-1981 Nixon, Ford & Carter
  • The 1970's
  • Richard Nixon (1969-1974)
  • Gerald Ford (1974-1977)
  • Jimmy Carter (1977-1981)
  • Looking Back
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 12 1981-2001 Reagan, Bush & Clinton
  • The 1980s and 1990s
  • Ronald W. Reagan (1981-1989)
  • George H.W. Bush (1989-1993)
  • William J. Clinton (1993-2001)
  • Looking Back, and Forward
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 13 2001-2008 Bush & Obama
  • America in the 21st Century
  • George W. Bush (2001-2009)
  • The Historic 2008 Election
  • Barack Obama (2009-)
  • A Time of Change
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Volume 14 Cumulative Glossary and Index
  • Report Writing
  • Vice Presidents
  • First Ladies
  • The History of Presidential Travel
  • Electoral College and Maps
  • Current State Information
  • Glossary
  • Volume 15 2008-2012 Presidents Encyclopedia Yearbook
  • America in the Young 21st Century
  • Barack Obama (2009-2016)
  • The Race to the White House, 2012
  • Electoral System of Electing the President
  • The 2012 Election Results
  • The White House
  • Presidential Pets
  • Presidential Vacation Destinations
  • Technological Firsts in the White House
  • Cabinet Members
  • Further Reading
  • Websites to Visit
  • Timeline
  • Presidents of the United States
  • About the Author