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Dolley Madison: America's First Lady
Dolley Madison defined the role of American first lady. She was the country's most prominent hostess while her husband, James Madison, served in Congress, as secretary of state, and as president. In an age of fierce partisanship, she used her skills at entertaining to bring together political opponents.
Library Binding, 128 pages
Published January 28th 2003 by Morgan Reynolds Publishing
(first published January 2003)
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Nov 13, 2015 Dionne rated it it was amazing
I've now read 5 books and watched 2 documentaries on Dolley Madison. I was surprised and delighted to learn some new things about Dolley and about the time period in this book. A great, short biography of an incredible woman.