Traces the life of the president who ordered the dropping of nuclear bombs on Japan. Includes Internet links to Web sites, source documents, and photographs related to Harry Truman.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
|Genre||Juvenile literature., Biography|
|LC Classifications||E814 .A48 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||48 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
|LC Control Number||2001004268|
Harry Truman had a lifelong love of reading. Mama Truman taught Harry to read before he started school. She gave ten-year-old Harry a four volume set of essays entitled, Great Men and Famous Women, which Harry read with great enthusiasm. Although a lack of money kept Mr. Truman from going to college, he continued to read and educate himself. Harry S. Truman, –, 33d President of the United States, b. Lamar, Mo. Early Life and Political Career He grew up on a farm near Independence, Mo., worked at various jobs, and tended the family farm. He served as a captain of field artillery in France in World War I. Mary Margaret Truman-Daniel, widely known throughout her life as "Margaret Truman", (Febru Janu ) was an American singer who later became a successful writer. She was the only child of Harry S. Truman (33rd President of the United States) and his wife Bess.4/5. The Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Harry S. Truman, whose presidency included momentous events from the atomic bombing of Japan to the outbreak of the Cold War and the Korean War, told by America’s beloved and distinguished life of Harry S. Truman is one of the greatest of American stories, filled with vivid characters—Roosevelt, Churchill, Stalin, Eleanor /5(65).
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