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8 edition of Laura Bush found in the catalog.

Laura Bush

America"s first lady

by Beatrice Gormley

  • 205 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Bush, Laura Welch, 1946- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Bush, Laura Welch, 1946-,
    • Presidents" spouses -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • First ladies.,
    • Women -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      A biography of Laura Bush, wife of George W. Bush, emphasizing her background and interest in education and reading, and her work as an advocate for women and children.

      Edition Notes

      StatementBeatrice Gormley.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      LC ClassificationsE904.B87 G67 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119, [3] p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3572843M
      ISBN 100689856288
      LC Control Number2002103426

      Laura Bush has visited schools around the world and met with students in nations from Afghanistan to Zambia, with a particular focus on the education of girls and women. Mrs. Bush worked with the Library of Congress to create the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. in May 04,  · In this brave, beautiful, and deeply personal memoir, Laura Bush, one of our most beloved and private first ladies, tells her own extraordinary in the boom-and-bust oil town of Midland, Texas, Laura Welch grew up as an only child in a family that lost three babies to miscarriage or infant death. She vividly evokes Midland's brash, rugged culture, her close relationship with her /5(34).

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Apr 22,  · Spoken from the Heart reveals Laura Bush to be a beautiful writer, a keen observer and a tender soul who drew on her roots to live a life in the public eye with compassion and grace.”—Wall Street Journal “This is Laura Bush, unplugged/5(). Laura Bush book Welch Bush (née Laura Lane Welch; born November 4, ) is an American educator who was First Lady of the United States during the presidency of her husband, George W.

Bush, from to Bush previously served as First Lady of Texas from to Born in Midland, Texas, Bush graduated from Southern Methodist University in with a bachelor's degree in education, and took Children: Barbara and Jenna.

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Virgin Islands. Laura Bush is the wife of the former President of United States of America, George W. Bush. She was the First Lady for 8 years consecutively.

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