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By Bill Adler

listed here are the non-public philosophies, critiques, recommendations, witticisms, and emotions of such upstanding and imperative american citizens as Abigail Adams, Dolly Madison, Eleanor Roosevelt, Jacqueline Kennedy, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush, and Hillary Clinton. those ladies were greater than simply other halves of yankee Presidents. Their roles have integrated every thing from negotiating with heads of nation to decorating the White apartment, from debating political concerns to performing as advisors, confidantes, and diplomats.
Through statements made in the course of press interviews and in speeches and in writing, those ladies placed into phrases what may possibly differently have remained inner most: Abigail Adams proves herself to be a pioneer feminist; Eleanor Roosevelt defines life's final good fortune; woman fowl Johnson recounts a soul-enriching boat trip; and lots more and plenty extra. What they need to say approximately marriage, child-rearing, luck, happiness, attractiveness on the earth, schooling, careers for girls, ladies in politics, relationships, getting older, love, and residing lifestyles to the fullest is robust and profound.
The pronouncements, puppy peeves, gibes, and joys published in America's First Ladies upload texture to the extra secretive administrations, and colour to the sterner and extra stoic ones.

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