Author Jeff C. Young examines the life and political career of Benjamin Harrison, the twenty-third president. Raised on a farm in North Bend, Ohio, his father stressed the importance of a strong work ethic and education. Harrison's no-nonsense personality led people to call him the human iceberg. On the podium however, Harrison was a powerful public speaker who could move his audience to tears. After his term as president, Harrison returned to his...
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