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Updegrove, Mark K.

Summary: Updegrove tracks the two Bush presidents from their formative years through their post-presidencies. He examines the failed presidential candidacy of Jeb Bush, which derailed the Bush presidential dynasty. Updegrove reveals for the first time their influences and perspectives on each other's presidencies; their views on family, public service, and America's role in the world; and their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 UPD

Updegrove, Mark K.

Summary: Updegrove tracks the two Bush presidents from their formative years through their post-presidencies. He examines the failed presidential candidacy of Jeb Bush, which derailed the Bush presidential dynasty. Updegrove reveals for the first time their influences and perspectives on each other's presidencies; their views on family, public service, and America's role in the world; and their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harperluxe 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 920 UPD

Baker, Russ

Summary: The long-hidden story of a family we thought we knew--and of a power-making apparatus that we have barely begun to comprehend. George W. Bush left office as one of the most unpopular presidents in American history. Russ Baker asks the question that lingers even as this benighted administration winds down: Who really wanted this man at the helm, and why did his backers promote him despite his...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.931 BAK

Summary: A deft politician and skillful diplomat, TR's magnetic personality and genius for publicity made him a legend in his own time. Through archival footage and interviews with historians, this is an engaging portrait of the private man and the president who created the modern American presidency.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2008

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV PRE

Bush, George W. (George Walker)

Summary: The 43rd president offers an intimate biography of his father, who went from being a World War II fighter pilot, to become the director of the CIA, vice president under Ronald Reagan, and President of the United States himself.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 BUSH, GEORGE H.W. BUS

Engel, Jeffrey A.

Summary: "The untold story of how George H. W. Bush faced a critical turning point of history--the end of the Cold War--based on unprecedented access to heretofore classified documents and dozens of interviews with key policymakers"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.928 ENG

Meacham, Jon.

Summary: From Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times best selling 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, this paints a vivid and affecting portrait of the distinctive American life of a man from the Greatest Generation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 BUSH, GEORGE H.W. Mea

Phillips, Kevin

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.928 PHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.928 Phillips

Risen, James.

Summary: With relentless media coverage, it is hard to believe that we still might not know some of the most significant facts about the presidency of George W. Bush. Yet beneath the surface events of the Bush presidency lies a secret history that involves domestic spying, abuses of power, and outrageous operations. It includes a CIA that became caught in a political crossfire that it could not...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.931 RIS

Unger, Craig.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327.7305 UNG

Tanner, Stephen

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Publisher / Publication Date: Casemate 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.928 TAN

Cohen, David

Summary: Traces three generations of the Bush family's lives and political careers.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2011

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 921 BUSH FAMILY COH

Bush, George

Summary: "George Bush has openly shared his private thoughts in his correspondence throughout his life. Fortunately, since the former president does not plan to write his autobiography, this collection of letters, diary entries, and memos, with his accompanying commentary, will fill that void." "Organized chronologically, the volume begins with eighteen-year-old George's letters to his parents during...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BUSH,GEORGE BUS

Bush, Barbara

Summary: Barbara Bush is certainly among the most popular First Ladies ever to live in the White House. Politics aside, people worldwide have come to admire her wit, her candor and compassion, as well as her unswerving devotion to her husband and children. In her memoir, Mrs. Bush for the first time gives readers a very private look at a life lived in the public eye for more than twenty-five years. She...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner's 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BUSH, BARBARA BUS

Bush, Barbara

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 BUSH, BARBARA BUS

Unger, Craig.

Summary: Author Craig Unger discusses the weave of influence, investment, and policy between the House of Saud and the House of Bush.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 327.7305 UNG

Meacham, Jon

Summary: From Pulitzer Prize winner and #1 New York Times best selling 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, this paints a vivid and affecting portrait of the distinctive American life of a man from the Greatest Generation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 921 BUSH, GEORGE H.W. Mea

Meacham, Jon.

Summary: "Advance praise for Destiny and Power: 'Altogether fair, insightful. A portrait made especially compelling by the author's remarkable access to Bush's private White House diaries. This is a timely, first-rate book!'--David McCullough; 'What a spectacular and moving portrait this is--not only of a remarkably classy man but of the era that shaped him! It is hard to imagine a biographer more...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BUSH, GEORGE H.W. MEA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Bush 2015

Bush, George W. (George Walker)

Summary: George W. Bush covers the entire scope of the elder President Bush's life and career, including his service in the Pacific during World War II, his pioneering work in the Texas oil business, and his political rise as a Congressman, U.S. Representative to China and the United Nations, CIA Director, Vice President, and 41st President of the United States.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BUSH, GEORGE BUS

Ochester, Betsy.

Summary: George Bush became Ronald Reagan's vice president in 1980, and in 1988 he was elected president. After courageous service in World War II, Bush entered the oil business in Texas, and in 1966 was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. In following years he served as U.S. Representative to the United Nations, director of a U.S. diplomatic mission to China, and Director of the CIA. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2005

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Raynor, Ken

Contents: Foreword by former First Lady Barbara Bush -- Preface meet George Bush -- by Michael Patrick Shiels -- Preface : Friend first -- by Ken Raynor -- Desperate diplomacy -- So you want to play golf with a president? -- A kinder, gentler friend -- Your place or mine? A White House welcome -- A thousand putts of light -- Anchor to windward, Walker's Point, Kennebunkport -- Fishing, fidelity, and fun...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: 796.352 Raynor 2017

Summary: "Relying exclusively on government documents, statements from the best witnesses available, and the words from the mouths of the killers themselves, Dark legacy produces a thoroughly substantiated criminal indictment of George Herbert Walker Bush, establishing beyond a reasonable doubt his guilt as a supervisor in the conspiracy to assassinate John F. Kennedy."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Terra Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DAR

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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Kleinman, Paul

Summary: Presents an introduction to philosophy, covering the origins of the discipline, some of the major figures of the past, and philosophical issues which still continue to be debated in the present day.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2013

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