Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump

Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump

A riveting, meticulously researched, and provocative biography of Donald J. Trump from the author of Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary.



Born into a family of privilege and wealth, he was sent to military school at the age of 13. After an unremarkable academic career, he joined the family business in real estate and built his fortune. His personal brand: sex, money and power. From no-holds-barred reality TV star to unlikely candidate, Donald J. Trump rose to the highest political office: President of the United States of America.

Learn fascinating details about his personal history, including:

-Why Trump's grandfather left Germany and immigrated to America
-Why Woodie Guthrie wrote a song criticizing Trump's father
-How Trump's romance with Ivana began--and ended
-When Trump first declared his interest in running for President

Discover the incredible true story of America's 45th President: his questionable political and personal conduct, and his unprecedented rise to power.

Richly informed by original research and illustrated throughout with photographs and documents, Unpresidented is a gripping and important read.

Title:Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump
ISBN:9781250308030
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    Unpresidented: A Biography of Donald Trump Reviews

  • Laurie Anderson

    Great book for middle and high school students interested in the background and early presidency of Donald Trump. The writing is clear and precise and narrative woven perfectly. But the best part?THE ...

  • Debbie

    Anybody who has followed the news about the current president of the US knows that he's said a great many racist and sexist things. Brockenbrough doesn't shy away from any of that. I'm glad it is all ...

  • Jessica

    Should be required reading not matter which side of the political spectrum you fall on. Brockenbrough lays out, neatly and concisely, Trump's story from his grandparents down to the late summer of 201...

  • Kelly

    An outstanding, thoroughly researched look at 45 and the legacy he built before and during his time as president. I had known little of his history prior to the election -- I watched an episode of a d...

  • Christina Soontornvat

    The first thing I did when I opened this book is flip to the back. I was interested to see what kind of research the author did. I found 52 pages contains over a thousand endnote sources plus a full a...

  • Christy

    Yesterday, I finished a thriller than featured a serial killer, gruesome details about torture and murder...and yet this factual recount of Tr*mp’s use of racism, sexism, and classism to come to pow...

  • Katherine Moore

    This biography of Donald Trump is as captivating as it is disturbing, and not surprisingly because sometimes truth really is stranger than fiction. Many readers picking up this book will already have ...

  • Ashley

    It is impossible for me to write a cohesive review on this book. My thoughts are all over the place.When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time. -Maya AngelouTrump has been showin...

  • Melinda

    Biography of Trump, covering from his earliest years through the second year of his presidency. Intended for young readers, this book is incredibly well researched, with great endnotes and a couple of...

  • Kimberly Sabatini

    This book is meticulously researched and documented. And it does an incredible job of showing patterns of behavior that span a lifetime. I've read several books examining our current president, but s...