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James K. Polk  Cover Image Book Book

James K. Polk / BreAnn Rumsch.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1532193696
  • ISBN: 9781532193699
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, An Imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
James K. Polk -- Timeline -- Did you know? -- Tennessee youth -- Law and marriage -- Representative Polk -- Dark horse election -- President Polk -- President Polk's cabinet -- The Oregon treaty -- War with Mexico -- Home to Polk Place -- Office of the President -- Presidents and their terms.
Summary, etc.:
"This biography introduces readers to James K. Polk including his early political career and key events from Polk's administration, including the Oregon Treaty, the Mexican War, and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. Information about his childhood, family, personal life, and retirement years is included. A timeline, fast facts, and sidebars provide additional information." -- Publisher's website.
Subject: Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849.
Genre: Biographies.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beacon Falls Public Library.


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