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Michael Beschloss

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Michael Richard Beschloss is an American historian specializing in the United States presidency. He is the author of nine books on the presidency.
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Doing Time in the Garden
Life Lessons through Prison Horticulture
James Jiler - Aug 06, 2006
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This is the first comprehensive guide to in-prison and post-release horticultural training programs. James Jiler combines an engaging personal account of running a highly successful horticultural vocation program at the largest jail complex in the United States with a practical guide to starting and managing prison and re-entry gardening programs.J...
Michael Beschloss
Dec 11, 2020
This is a real book, takes the reader into Rikers Island:      source
On Her Trail
My Mother, Nancy Dickerson, TV News' First Woman Star
John Dickerson - Aug 18, 2015 (first published in 2006)
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Before Barbara Walters, before Katie Couric, there was Nancy Dickerson. The first female member of the Washington TV news corps, Nancy was the only woman covering many of the most iconic events of the sixties. She was the first reporter to speak to President Kennedy after his inauguration and she was on the Mall with Martin Luther King Jr. during t...
Michael Beschloss
Nov 23, 2020
For more on the pathbreaking Nancy Dickerson, please read John’s beautiful book about his Mom, “On Her Trail” (2006).      source