Where the Buck Stops: The Personal and Private Writings of Harry S. Truman

Where the Buck Stops: The Personal and Private Writings of Harry S. Truman

by Margaret Truman

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Overview

In the bestselling tradition of Margaret Truman's biography Harry S. Truman, here are the 33rd U.S. President's fascinating theories and opinions on leadership and leaders, plus his picks for the best and worst presidents—all in his bluntly honest "give-em-hell" style.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780446391757
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
Publication date: 10/01/1990
Pages: 404
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Mary Margaret Truman (1924-2008), who wrote under the name Mary Truman, was originally a singer before she began her successful writing career. The daughter of President Harry, she was the author of the Capital Crimes mystery series as well as a several nonfiction books about the First Ladies and First Families, including a biography of her father.

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Where the Buck Stops: The Personal and Private Writings of Harry S. Truman 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
BLyda97112 on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Imagine sitting down for a beer with Truman and having a late-night session on his thoughts on who were great presidents and why, how the government works and observations about US history. This is written in a very informal style (surprise!) and is easily readable.It's a fun romp.
Kubulai More than 1 year ago
Worth buying. I got it from Amazon for $4.00 + P&H.