44 books on 44 presidents: The briefest chief
February 22, 2016 - Uncategorized
Editor’s note: This is the ninth entry in the writer’s year-long project to read one book about each of the U.S. Presidents by Election Day 2016. You can also follow Marcus’ progress at the @44in52 Twitter account and with this 44 in 52 Spreadsheet.
If you came of age in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, like me, this is probably the first thing you think of when you hear the name William Henry Harrison.
Even if you’re not a Simpsons superfan, Harrison’s death a month after he took office is still probably the only thing you know about Harrison (it remains the shortest of all White House stays) Read more…