Record Details

Catalog Search

George H.W. Bush  Cover Image Book Book

George H.W. Bush / Heidi M.D. Elston.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532193415
  • ISBN: 1532193416
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2021]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
George H.W. Bush -- Timeline -- Did you know? -- Early life -- War hero -- Striking it rich -- Working in politics -- Vice president -- Forty-first president -- President Bush's cabinet -- War in the Gulf -- Restoring order -- Election defeat -- Home to Houston -- A leader again -- Office of the President -- Presidents and their terms.
Summary, etc.:
This biography introduces readers to George H.W. Bush, including his early political career and key events from Bush's administration, including the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, the Persian Gulf War, and the 1992 Los Angeles Riots. Information about his childhood, family, personal life, and retirement years is included. A timeline, fast facts, and sidebars provide additional information. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Subject: Bush, George, 1924-2018 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Legislators > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Bush, George, 1924-2018.
Genre: Biographies.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beacon Falls Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Sort by distance from:
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beacon Falls Public Library JB BUS (Text) 33120155764753 Juvenile Biography Available -

Additional Resources