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Chester A. Arthur: 21st President Of The United States

by Rita Stevens Richard G. Young

Follows the life of the twenty-first president from birth to death, examining his childhood, education, employment, and political career.

Herbert C. Hoover: Thirty-first President Of The United States

by Barbara Garland Polikoff Richard G. Young

Presents the life of Herbert Hoover, including his childhood, education, employment, and political career.

James E. Carter: 39th President Of The United States

by Richard G. Young Daniel A. Richman

Follows the life of Jimmy Carter, including his childhood, education, employment, political career, and term of presidency.

John Tyler: Tenth President Of The United States

by Lucille Falkof Richard G. Young

Presents the life of John Tyler, including his childhood, education, employment, and political career.

Lyndon B. Johnson: Thirty-sixth President Of The United States

by Lucille Falkof Richard G. Young

Traces the childhood, education, employment, and political career of the thirty-sixth president of the United States.

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Here is an overview of the specialized formats that Bookshare offers its members with links that go to the Help Center for more information.

  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
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