Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan

From Silver Screen to Oval Office

Book - 2006
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Presents the life and accomplishments of the actor turned president who was known for his wit and humor, as well as being the first to appoint a female Supreme Court justice.


Ronald Reagan: From Silver Screen to Oval Office

A charismatic, yet firm leader, President Ronald Reagan stood up to the Soviet Union and helped end communist rule during the Cold War. His recent death has renewed interest in the life of this determined man and his fascinating journey from Hollywood to the White House. Like all highly acclaimed Time For Kids® Biographies, this book features key dates, captivating sidebars and an interview with an expert–all in a dynamic layout.

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Takes a close-up look at Ronald Reagan, a well-known actor who became a popular President, through interviews with experts and lively writing that deliver accurate reporting as well as historical and contemporary photographs that capture the life and times of this determined man to show how his cold war policies paved the way for a freer world today. Simultaneous.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Children's Books, c2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060576271
Branch Call Number: j Biography R228p
Characteristics: 44 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Patrick, Denise Lewis
Alternative Title: Time for kids


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