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William H. Harrison reading list


Fitz-Gerald, Christine, William Henry Harrison. Childrens Press, 1987.


Esarey, Logan, ed., Messages and Letters of William Henry Harrison., 2 vols. 1922; reprint, Ayer, 1975.

Gunderson, Robert G., The Log-Cabin Campaign. Greenwood Press, 1977.

Huston, James,Counterpoint. Brunswick Pub., 1987.

Peterson, Norman L., The Presidencies of William Henry Harrison and John Tyler. Univ. Press of Kan., 1989.

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Ulysses S. Grant reading list


Bentley, Bill, Ulysses S. Grant. Watts, c1993.

Falkof, Lucille, Ulysses S. Grant, 18th president of the United States. Garrett Educational Corp., c1988.

Kent, Zachary, Ulysses S. Grant. Childrens Press, c1989.

Olgin, Joseph, Ulysses S. Grant: General and President. Houghton Mifflin, 1967.

Rickarby, Laura N.,Ulysses S. Grant and the Strategy of Victory. Silver Burdett Press, 1991).


Badeau, Adam, Grant in Peace: From Appomattox to Mount McGregor. 1887; reprint, Ayer, 1972.

Barber, James G., U. S. Grant: The Man and the Image. Southern Ill. Univ. Press, 1986.

Cadwallader, Sylvanus, , ed. by Benjamin P. Thomas, Three Years with Grant. 1955; reprint, Greenwood Press, 1980.

Catton, Bruce, Grant Takes Command. Little, 1969.

Catton, Bruce, U. S. Grant and the American Military Tradition. 1954; reprint, Little, 1972.

Coolidge, Louis A., Ulysses S. Grant. 1917; reprint, AMS Press, 1975.

Ellington, Charles G.,The Trail of U. S. Grant: The Pacific Coast Years, 1852-1854. A. H. Clark, 1987.

Fitzgerald, Carol B., ed., Ulysses S. Grant. Meckler Pub., 1991.

Goldhurst, R., Many Are the Hearts: The Agony and Triumph of Ulysses S. Grant. Reader's Digest Press, 1975.

McConnell, Thomas G., Conversations with General Grant: An Informal Biography. Walnut Hill Pub., 1990.

McFeely, William S., Grant: A Biography. Norton, 1982.

Grant, Julia D., ed. by John Y. Simon, The Personal Memoirs of Julia Dent Grant. 1975; reprint, Southern Ill. Univ. Press, 1988.

Grant, Ulysses S., Personal Memoirs. 1885-1886; reprint, Da Capo, 1982.

Grant, Ulysses S., ed. by Simon, John Y. and others, The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant. 12 vols., Southern Ill. Univ. Press, 1967-1984.

Wilson, David L., and Simon, John Y., eds., Ulysses S. Grant: Essays and Documents. Southern Ill. Univ. Press, 1981.

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Rutherford B. Hayes reading list


Hoogenboom, Ari Arthur, Rutherford B. Hayes : Warrior and President. University Press of Kansas, 1995.

Kent, Zachary, Rutherford B. Hayes. Childrens Press, c1989.


Barnard, Harry, Rutherford B. Hayes and His America. 1954; reprint, Russell & Russell, 1967.

Bishop, A., ed., Rutherford B. Hayes, 1822-1893. Oceana Pub., 1969.

Fitzgerald, Carol B., ed., Rutherford B. Hayes. Meckler Pub., 1991.

Hayes, Rutherford B., ed. by T. Harry Williams, Hayes: The Diary of a President, 1875-1881. McKay, 1964.

Hoogenboom, Ari, The Presidency of Rutherford B. Hayes. Univ. Press of Kans., 1988.

Howells, William D., Sketch of the Life and Character of Rutherford B. Hayes. 1876; reprint, R. West, 1980.

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James A. Garfield reading list


Lillegard, Dee, James A. Garfield. Childrens Press, 1987.


Brown, Harry James, and Williams, Frederick D., eds.,The Diary of James A. Garfield. 4 vols. Mich. State Univ. Press, 1967-1982.

Peskin, Allan, Garfield. Kent State Univ. Press, 1978.

Hendrik, B. V., The Road to Respectability: James A. Garfield and His World. Bucknell Univ. Press, 1988.

McElroy, Richard L., James A. Garfield--His Life and Times. Daring Bks., 1986.

Williams, Frederick D., ed., The Wild Life of the Army: Civil War Letters of James A. Garfield. Mich. State Univ. Press, 1964.

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Benjamin Harrison reading list


Clinton, Susan, Benjamin Harrison. Childrens Press, 1989.

Myers, Elisabeth P., Benjamin Harrison. Reilly & Lee Books, 1969.


Sievers, H. J., ed., Benjamin Harrison, 1833-1901. Oceana Pub., 1969.

Socolofsky, Homer E., and Spetter, Allan, The Presidency of Benjamin Harrison. Univ. Press of Kan., 1987.

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William McKinley reading list


Zachary, Kent, William McKinley : Twenty-fifth President of the United States. Childrens Press, 1988.


Dobson, John M., Reticent Expansionism: The Foreign Policy of William McKinley. Duquesne Univ. Press, 1988.

Glad, Paul W., McKinley, Bryan, and the People. 1964; reprint, I. R. Dee, 1991.

Gould, Lewis L., The Presidency of William McKinley. Univ. of Kansas Press, 1981.

Higgins, Eva E., William McKinley--An Inspiring Biography. Daring Bks., 1990.

Morgan, H. Wayne, William McKinley and His America. Syracuse Univ. Press, 1963.

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William Howard Taft reading list


Casey, Jane Clark, William Howard Taft. Childrens Press, c1989.

Sandak, Cass R., The Tafts. Crestwood House, c1993.


Anderson, Judith I., William Howard Taft: An Intimate History. Norton, 1981.

Coletta, Paolo E., The Presidency of William Howard Taft. Univ. Press of Kans. 1973.

Mason, Alpheus T., William Howard Taft: Chief Justice. Univ. Press of Am., 1983.

Pringle, Henry F.,The Life and Times of William Howard Taft. 2 vols., New York, 1939.

Taft, William Howard, The William Howard Taft Papers. a collection of more than 1,000 portfolios, housed in the Library of Congress


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Warren G. Harding reading list


Wade, Linda R., Warren G. Harding. Childrens Press, 1989.


Bates, James L., The Origins of Teapot Dome. 1963; reprint, Greenwood Press, 1978.

Beelen, George D., Harding and Mexico: Diplomacy by Economic Persuasion, 1920-1923. Garland, 1987.

Mee, Charles L., Jr., The Ohio Gang: The World of Warren G. Harding. Univ. Press of Kan., 1977.

Russell, Francis, The Shadow of Blooming Grove: Warren G. Harding in His Times. New York, 1968.

Trani, Eugene P., and Wilson, David L., The Presidency of Warren G. Harding. Univ. Press of Kan., 1977.

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Warren G. Harding reading list

Beard, Charles Austin Charles A. Beard's the Presidents in........., J. Messner, 1989.

Bumann, Joan Our American Presidents: From Washington..... Willowisp Press, c1993.

Cooke, Donald Ewin Atlas of the Presidents, Hammond, c1985.

Coy, Harold The First Book of Presidents, F. Watts, c1977.

Coy, Harold Presidents, Illustrated with Engravings and.. F. Watts, 1973.

Encyclopedia of the American PresidencySimon & Schuster, c1994.

Kane, Joseph Nathan Facts About the Presidents: A Compilation. H.W. Wilson, 1993.

The Look-it-up Book of Presidents, Wyatt. Blassingame Random House, c1993.

The Presidency A to Z : a Ready Reference Congressional Quarterly, c1992,

The Presidents: A Reference HistoryCharles Scribner's Sons, 1996.

Whitney, David C. The American Presidents, Prentice Hall Press, 1990.

World Book of America's Presidents World Book Encyclopedia, c1982

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