Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover

by Amy Ruth
     
 

Growing up a Quaker, Herbert Hoover learned the values that would lead to a successful career as a geologist, engineer, and politician. Having directed several relief programs, he was nicknamed the Great Humanitarian for his selfless dedication to helping feed, clothe, and protect the poor and helpless. Just eight months after winning a landslide victory to become… See more details below

  • Checkmark Kids' Club Eligible  Shop Now

Overview

Growing up a Quaker, Herbert Hoover learned the values that would lead to a successful career as a geologist, engineer, and politician. Having directed several relief programs, he was nicknamed the Great Humanitarian for his selfless dedication to helping feed, clothe, and protect the poor and helpless. Just eight months after winning a landslide victory to become president, his reputation was destroyed by his handling of the Great Depression. It wasn't until years later that his continued acts of public service were once again acknowledged.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822508212
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Series:
Presidential Leaders Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile:
1130L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 12 Years

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >