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The Resource Inside the White House : Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence, Noel Grove, with William B. Bushong and Joel D. Treese ; foreword by former First Lady Laura Bush

Inside the White House : Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence, Noel Grove, with William B. Bushong and Joel D. Treese ; foreword by former First Lady Laura Bush

Label
Inside the White House : Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence
Title
Inside the White House
Title remainder
Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence
Statement of responsibility
Noel Grove, with William B. Bushong and Joel D. Treese ; foreword by former First Lady Laura Bush
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In collaboration with the White House Historical Association, National Geographic presents this authoritative overview of Americas first home featuring never before published stories and photographs. Organized by theme, discover what makes the White House tick -from its beginnings to the modern day, from the architecture, to the staff, to the first families. Learn fascinating details of the real life Downton Abbey staff who run this grand home. Marvel at the elaborate detail that goes into hosting a state dinner. Meet the beloved pets who've inhabited 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. Read about celebrity visitors, the media, and the security so critical in todays world. Sidebars contain tidbits of rare information, and an appendix includes an illustrated time line of all White House First Families as well as a complete index. Photos include intimate and candid glimpses of life inside the White House -some never before seen, others long forgotten, and most never displayed in such large format
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
975.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F204.W5
LC item number
G76 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Inside the White House : Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence, Noel Grove, with William B. Bushong and Joel D. Treese ; foreword by former First Lady Laura Bush
Label
Inside the White House : Stories from the World's Most Famous Residence, Noel Grove, with William B. Bushong and Joel D. Treese ; foreword by former First Lady Laura Bush
Publication
Note
"With the White House historical Association"--Front cover
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 342-343) and index
Contents
The building and its architecture -- The White House gardens and grounds -- The west wing -- The First Lady -- The working White House -- At home in the White House -- Entertaining, celebrating, and the holidays -- Diplomacy, ceremony, and performance -- Innovations and technology -- Transition and crisis
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ocn827973799
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Dimensions
29 cm
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Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9781426216817
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
2013029095
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps

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