Post-War United States: 1945-Early 1970s

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781590367520
  • Publisher: Weigl Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/28/2007
  • Series: Presidents of the United States Series
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.80 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents


United States Presidents     4
Post-War United States     6
Harry S. Truman
Harry S. Truman's Early Years     8
Truman's Early Political Career     10
Truman's Second Term     12
The 22nd Amendment     14
Dwight Eisenhower
Dwight Eisenhower's Early Years     16
Eisenhower's Military Career and Presidential Nomination     18
Eisenhower's Presidency and Legacy     20
The Interstate Highway System     22
John F. Kennedy
John F. Kennedy's Early Years     24
Kennedy's Military Career and His Rise to the Presidency     26
Kennedy's Presidency     28
Kennedy's Legacy     30
Kennedy's Assassination     32
Lyndon Johnson
Lyndon Johnson's Early Years     34
Johnson's Early Political Career     36
Johnson's Presidency     38
Johnson's Great Society     40
Johnson's Legacy     42
Timeline     44
Activity     46
Quiz     47
Further Research     47
Glossary     48
Index     48
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