"An excellent book on American history but focusing on the men who as VP became president. The reader gets a clear picture of these men as human beings and the men who preceded them. The reader can also see more clearly the issues of the day that..."
"A very good book! I especially appreciated that the book is not "formulaic" -- the author, Jared Cohen, approaches each of the eight differently. Sometimes he spends time on how the President in question came to be elected, other times i..."
"Maybe the best opening sentence and paragraph I have ever read; no one's life start or life story is more deserving of such an introduction.
In mid-January of 2018, I was reading all about the obelisk-like structur..."
"Stacy Cordery is an outstanding biographical writer. I checked out Alice because I read her book about Juliette Gordon Low and Alice was a supporter of the Girl Scout movement. These personal stories of women are so very important to weave into ..."