The Accidental President
Harry S. Truman and the Four Months That Changed the WorldBook - 2017
A look at the president's tumultuous first four months in office examines the events he presided over, including the founding of the United Nations, the Nazi surrender, the liberation of concentration camps, and the decision to drop the bomb.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017
Branch Call Number: 973.91809 B159a 2017
Characteristics: xvi, 431 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Harry S. Truman and the four months that changed the world
From Library Staff
He called himself, "the wrong man at the wrong time." A rather ordinary man, an unprepared vice-president....becomes the President.
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