Meet the First Ladies of the United States-sometimes inspiring, sometimes tragic, always fascinating-women who, though often unsung, helped hold the nation together in its infancy and advance it as a world power.
Includes letters, notes, and speeches that allow the First Ladies to speak for themselves
Features engaging and informative sidebars that place the First Ladies in the cultural context of their times
Shares the 2014 First Ladies Ranking from the Siena Research Institute
Facilitates student research through an extensive reading guide and a list of online resources that will foster critical reading, thinking, and writing skills
You've got the dress, you've got the shoes'”but no outfit is complete until you've got the bag. From Hermès to Prada, leather to suede, bags matter. On average, women use threehandbags regularly, changing to match their outfit and mood. By day, she might have an oversized slouch bag, with easygoing, modern style, but by night, she's carrying her tinyblack velvet evening bag, looking classically chic. In this gorgeous little gift book, you'll find all the different kinds of handbag, from clutches to totes and shoulder bags. Delve into these pages for a bag-fantasy world of everything you could ever imagine in bag heaven, and smile at the fun facts and witty quotes, all illustrated with Sam Wilson's quirky, colorful artworks. This is the perfect present for the bag addict in your life. '¢ From investment buys to spur-of-the-moment purchases, admire and be inspired by this collection of all things bag-related.'¢ Your weight may fluctuate, but your favorite bag will always fit.'¢ The perfect companion to the forthcoming Why Girls Love Shoes.