The Lives of the Presidents - this weekend

"I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States..."

Wednesday 14 January 2009 19:38 GMT

Only 42 men in history have sworn the president’s oath; next week, Barack Obama joins their ranks. Collect the entire series of booklets detailing the lives of those men – free with The Independent and The Independent on Sunday starting this Saturday – and enhance your understanding of both past and present.

Including essays by Trevor McDonald, Simon Schama, Norman Stone, Lisa Jardine and more.

Plus, free this Saturday:

Frost v Nixon on DVD - The original Frost versus Nixon interview that shook the world and inspired the Frost/Nixon film.

If you have missed part of the The lives of the Presidents series booklets, or if you would like to order further copies click here

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