This book is a perfect companion for every proud U.S. citizen who seeks a better understanding of how the Boy Scouts of America — through its unique and influential partnership with 19 consecutive presidents of the United States — successfully shaped and developed over 115 million duty-driven and service-oriented young people during the past century.
The recipient of multiple honors from the 2014 USA Book News Best Book Awards, this book makes a great gift of recognition to a mature Scout or Scout Leader. Hard cover; 392 pages.
Filled with even more vivid and historic anecdotes, compelling profiles, and surprising facts, Michael S. Malone has brought to this expanded edition the insider experience of being an Eagle Scout himself, and the objectivity of a career journalist, to produce the best book ever about America’s Eagles and even about Boy Scouting itself. This is still one of the most complete histories of the Boy Scouts of America ever written and the first to focus on Eagle Scouts. Learn More
From Robert M. Gates, former US Secretary of Defense and current President of the Boy Scouts of America, this book is a strikingly candid, vividly written account of his experience serving during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Learn More
On May 21, 1913, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints officially affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America. Since the beginnings of that dynamic partnership, millions of youth and adults have registered in LDS Church-sponsored Scouting units, and leaders of the two organizations have worked together to instill character, citizenship, and fitness in young men. Learn More