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Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover Reading List

Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover reading list

For Kids
Colbert, Nancy A.  Lou Henry Hoover:  The Duty to Serve (Notable Americans Series).  Morgan Reynolds, 1998.  103 pages. 

Holford, David M.  Herbert Hoover (United States Presidents Series).  Enslow Publishers, 1999.  115 pages. 

Hoover, Herbert.  On Growing Up:  Letters to American Boys and Girls.  William Morrow & Co., 1962.  160 pages.

Ruth, Amy.  Herbert Hoover (Presidential Leaders Series).  Lerner Publications, 2003.  102 pages. 

For Adults and Advanced Readers
Burner, David.  Herbert Hoover: A Public Life.  Reprinted by American Political Biography Press, 2005.  433 pages.

Clements, Kendrick.  The Life of Herbert Hoover:  Imperfect Visionary, 1918-1928.  Palgrave Macmilan, 2010.  607 pages.

Mayer, Dale C.  Lou Henry Hoover:  Essays on a Busy Life.  High Plains Publishing, 1994.  135 pages.

Nash, George.  The Life of Herbert Hoover:  The Engineer, 1874-1914.  Norton, 1983.  579 pages.
--------- The Life of Herbert Hoover:  The Humanitarian, 1914-1917.  Norton, 1988.  382 pages.
--------- The Life of Herbert Hoover:  Master of Emergencies, 1917-1918.  Norton, 1996.  510 pages.

Rappleye, Charles.  Herbert Hoover in the White House:  The Ordeal of the Presidency.  Simon & Schuster, 2016.  576 pages.

Wert, Hal Elliott.  Hoover the Fishing President.  Stackpole Books, 2005.  349 pages.

Wilson, Joan Hoff.  Herbert Hoover:  Forgotten Progressive.  Reprinted by Waveland Press, 1992.  307 pages.

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