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Learn about the life of the 43rd President of the United States in this updated biography of George W. Bush, specially written for a younger audience.<BR><BR>President George W. Bush once said, “I never dreamed about becoming president. When I was growing up, I wanted to be Willie Mays.”<BR> <BR>George W. was born July 6, 1946, in New Haven, Connecticut. He grew up in Texas but returned to Connecticut to attend Yale University. As a young man he trained as a fighter pilot in the Texas Air National Guard before beginning a career in business. He entered Texas politics and served as the state’s governor from 1994 to 2000.<BR> <BR>In 2001 George W. Bush won one of the closest, and most disputed, presidential elections in United States history. During his first term Bush launched a war against terrorism after the devastating attacks of September 11, 2001. In 2004 he won his second term against John Kerry.<BR> <BR>Originally published as President George W. Bush in 2005, this revised biography of the 43rd President of the United States includes eight pages of photos as well as a timeline and index.
bound: 256 pages
publisher: Aladdin; Reissue edition (March 7, 2017)
isbn: 1481446460, 978-1481446464,
weight: 5.6 ounces (