By Kenneth T. Walsh
From the award-winning leader White condo correspondent for U.S. information & international Report comes the definitive historical past of Air strength One.
From FDR's prop-driven Pan Am to the glimmering blue and white jumbo 747 on which George W. Bush travels, the president's airplane has captured the public's awe and mind's eye, and is well-known all over the world as an emblem of yankee energy. during this precise ebook, Kenneth Walsh appears to be like on the judgements that our final 12 presidents made at the airplane; the character qualities and peccadilloes they published whilst their defend used to be down; and how they every one tested a particular temper aboard that was once a mirrored image in their instances, in addition to their person personalities.
Based on interviews with 4 dwelling presidents, ratings of previous and current White condo officers, and employees and team contributors of Air strength One, Walsh's publication unearths numerous attention-grabbing tales of lifestyles aboard the "flying White House." It additionally positive factors descriptions of the foodstuff, the decor, the bedrooms, the clinical sanatorium, and lots more and plenty extra -- in addition to amazing photographs of the planes (inside and out) and the presidents.
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