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Title:
The White House in mourning : deaths and funerals of presidents in office
Author:
Nowak, Martin S., 1951-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
ix, 247 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Summary:
"This work covers the deaths, attendant mourning and funeral rituals for the presidents who died in office. It provides the historical events, the effects of the transition of power, as well as a history of presidential protection and health care. The book includes an appendix of laws concerning assaults on the president, office regulations for funerals"--Provided by publisher.
Language:
English
Contents:
Keeping the president safe -- William Henry Harrison -- Zachary Taylor -- Abraham Lincoln -- James Abram Garfield -- William McKinley -- Warren Gamaliel Harding -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy.
ISBN:
9780786447756
Format :
Book