The Resource Exploring the White House : inside America's most famous home, Kate Andersen Brower

Exploring the White House : inside America's most famous home, Kate Andersen Brower

Label
Exploring the White House : inside America's most famous home
Title
Exploring the White House
Title remainder
inside America's most famous home
Statement of responsibility
Kate Andersen Brower
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Andersen Brower shares a special inside look into the most famous home in America--and the lives of hardworking staff members and first ladies who've maintained it
  • Have you ever wondered what exactly goes on inside 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, where the President and his family live? Brower shines a spotlight on the families that have lived in the White House, as well as the roles of the staff members,. She explains what goes on behind the scenes at important state events, visits of foreign dignitaries, and even a ghost or two. -- adapted from jacket
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brower, Kate Andersen
Dewey number
975.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
F204.W5
LC item number
B76 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • Presidents
  • Household employees
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Children of presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Children of presidents
  • Household employees
  • Buildings
  • Children of presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Presidents
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • United States
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Exploring the White House : inside America's most famous home, Kate Andersen Brower
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: the most famous house in the country -- On the job: working in the White House -- True professionals: loyalty to the First Family -- Understanding the past: race and the White House -- Safety first: secrets of the Secret Service -- There's no place like home: moving day -- Dinner is served: dining at the White House -- A unique role: America's First Ladies -- First children: growing up at the White House -- Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!: pets in the White House -- Things that go bump in the night: White House ghosts -- Epilogue -- White House timeline -- Questions to get you thinking -- Presidents and First Ladies
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780062906410
Lccn
2020938936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1129799839
  • 1993827
  • (OCoLC)on1129799839
Label
Exploring the White House : inside America's most famous home, Kate Andersen Brower
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue: the most famous house in the country -- On the job: working in the White House -- True professionals: loyalty to the First Family -- Understanding the past: race and the White House -- Safety first: secrets of the Secret Service -- There's no place like home: moving day -- Dinner is served: dining at the White House -- A unique role: America's First Ladies -- First children: growing up at the White House -- Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!: pets in the White House -- Things that go bump in the night: White House ghosts -- Epilogue -- White House timeline -- Questions to get you thinking -- Presidents and First Ladies
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
230 pages
Isbn
9780062906410
Lccn
2020938936
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1129799839
  • 1993827
  • (OCoLC)on1129799839

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