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The Resource Grace & steel : Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty, J. Randy Taraborrelli

Grace & steel : Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty, J. Randy Taraborrelli

Label
Grace & steel : Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty
Title
Grace & steel
Title remainder
Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty
Statement of responsibility
J. Randy Taraborrelli
Title variation
  • Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty
  • Grace and steel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collective biography of the unsung heroines of the inimitable Bush family dynasty: not only First Ladies Barbara and Laura, but others including Barbara's mother-in-law, the formidable Dorothy Bush; the enigmatic Columba and the controversial Sharon; and Laura's twins, Jenna and Barbara
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taraborrelli, J. Randy
Dewey number
  • 973.931092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E883.B87
LC item number
T37 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bush family
  • Bush, Barbara
  • Bush, George
  • Bush, Laura Welch
  • Bush, George W.
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Politicians' spouses
  • Presidents
  • Children of presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Grace & steel : Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty, J. Randy Taraborrelli
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [509]-524) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Dorothy Walker and Prescott Bush: George H. W. Bush's parents -- Pauline Robinson and Marvin Pierce: Barbara Bush's parents -- Barbara and George H. W. -- Political ambition -- Robin -- The Senator's wife -- Jenna Hawkins and Harold Welch: Laura Bush's parents -- Laura's crucible -- Long days and short years -- Columba and Jeb -- Challenges -- Laura and George W. -- VP -- Family geography -- The presidency -- The sons also rise -- Triumph and tragedy -- Passages -- Epilogue -- The story behind Grace & Steel
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 546 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250248718
Lccn
2020040968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1195815788
  • (OCoLC)1195815788
  • 3389411
Label
Grace & steel : Dorothy, Barbara, Laura, and the women of the Bush dynasty, J. Randy Taraborrelli
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [509]-524) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Dorothy Walker and Prescott Bush: George H. W. Bush's parents -- Pauline Robinson and Marvin Pierce: Barbara Bush's parents -- Barbara and George H. W. -- Political ambition -- Robin -- The Senator's wife -- Jenna Hawkins and Harold Welch: Laura Bush's parents -- Laura's crucible -- Long days and short years -- Columba and Jeb -- Challenges -- Laura and George W. -- VP -- Family geography -- The presidency -- The sons also rise -- Triumph and tragedy -- Passages -- Epilogue -- The story behind Grace & Steel
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 546 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250248718
Lccn
2020040968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1195815788
  • (OCoLC)1195815788
  • 3389411

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