55th out of 57 books — 6 voters
First Lady Florence Harding: Behind the Tragedy and Controversy (Modern First Ladies)
Florence Kling Harding has come down through history as one of our most scorned first ladies. Victimized by caricatures and branded a shrew, she stands at the bottom of historians' polls, her reputation tarnished by her husband's scandals despite their joint popularity while in office. These depictions, argues Katherine Sibley, have prevented us today from seeing how innov...more
Hardcover, 366 pages
Published May 1st 2009 by University Press of Kansas
(first published March 31st 2009)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-23 of 23)