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9 edition of Women in the White House found in the catalog.

Women in the White House

four first ladies

by Bennett Wayne

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, Martha, 1731-1802 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Washington, Martha, 1731-1802,
  • Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818,
  • Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849,
  • Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882,
  • First ladies,
  • Women -- Biography

  • About the Edition

    Brief biographies of Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dolly Madison, and Mary Lincoln.

    Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Statementedited, with commentary by Bennett Wayne.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography.
    SeriesA Target book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176.2 .W38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5197887M
    ISBN 100811649156
    LC Control Number75020388
    OCLC/WorldCa1529400

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