The PresidentsThe Presidents
by Brian Lamb, Susan Swain
The complete rankings of our best -- and worst -- presidents, based on C-SPAN's much-cited Historians Surveys of Presidential Leadership. Over a period of decades, C-SPAN has surveyed leading historians on the best and worst of America's presidents across a variety of categories -- their ability to persuade the public, their leadership skills, the ...
Number of pages: 560 | Publication Date: 2019-04-23 | ISBN-13: 9781541774339

First LadiesFirst Ladies
by Susan Swain, C-SPAN
A look inside the personal life of every first lady in American history, based on original interviews with major historiansC-SPAN's yearlong history series, First Ladies: Influence and Image, featured interviews with more than fifty preeminent historians and biographers. In this informative book, these experts paint intimate portraits of all forty- ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 2016-10-04 | ISBN-13: 9781610397179

The Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court
The Supreme Court grew out of a unique opportunity to interview all nine sitting Supreme Court Justices plus retired Justice O'Connor for a documentary on the Supreme Court. Through Brian Lamb and Susan Swain's interviews with our country's most influential judges, the book offers portraits of the Justices that introduces readers to the closed worl ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2010-05-04 | ISBN-13: 9781586488352

American history is replete with great and dramatic events, and in recent years a generation of great writers have brought these events to life. They have shared these stories with the viewers of the groundbreaking C-SPAN program, Booknotes, and here the best have been collected for readers to savor. Renowned writers and historians examine more tha ...
Number of pages: 560 | Publication Date: 2001-11-07 | ISBN-13: 9781586480837

Sundays at EightSundays at Eight
by Brian Lamb, C-SPAN
For the last 25 years, Sunday nights at 8pm on C-SPAN has been appointment television for many Americans. During that time, host Brian Lamb has invited people to his Capitol Hill studio for hour-long conversations about contemporary society and history. In today's soundbite culture that hour remains one of television's last vestiges of in-depth, ci ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 2014-04-29 | ISBN-13: 9781610393485

Abraham LincolnAbraham Lincoln
by Brian Lamb, Susan Swain, C-SPAN
In a handsome, gift-quality volume celebrating the 200th anniversary of Lincoln's birth, America's top Lincoln historians offer their diverse perspectives on the life and legacy of America's sixteenth president. Spanning Lincoln's lifeā€”from his early career as a Springfield lawyer, to his presidential reign during one of America's most troubled h ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2008-10-28 | ISBN-13: 9781586486761

Decodable Readers SetDecodable Readers Set
Susan Hartley/Cynthia Swain
This delightful collection of 20 readers focuses on presenting phonetically decodable text for emergent readers to help them build their phonological processing and ability to read for meaning. Build reading skills and confidence with this set of 20 little readers. Perfect for beginning and struggling readers Handy bag is great for home or the clas ...
Number of pages: 1 | Publication Date: 2017-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9781478857501

Booknotes on American CharacterBooknotes on American Character
Brian Lamb
Contemporary writers and historians examine America's national character, looking at events throughout history, including the 1876 presidential election, the civil rights movement, and the Vietnam War. ...
Number of pages: 608 | Publication Date: 2004-03-16 | ISBN-13: 9781586482329

Brian Lamb

Number of pages: 423 | Publication Date: 1997-06-17 | ISBN-13: 9780812928471

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