Through Five Administrations: Inside the White House
Author: William H. Crook
Format: Kindle Edition
Publisher: CLICK SHOCK LLC
Release Date: July 31, 2013
SERVICE TO FIVE PRESIDENTS
Fifty years of service at the White House in various capacities, including bodyguard to Lincoln, William H. Crook's memoir brings an astonishing array of personal details of life in the executive mansion. His sensitive observations of Lincoln are especially moving.
A well-known figure in Washington, Crook knew every president from Lincoln until Crook's death in 1915. He was a keen observer and his stories will entertain and sometimes surprise you.