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James Buchanan  Cover Image Book Book

James Buchanan / Megan M. Gunderson.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1532193408
  • ISBN: 9781532193408
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
James Buchanan -- Timeline -- Did you know? -- Young James -- Politics and tragedy -- Serving his country -- A new position -- The election of 1856 -- President Buchanan's cabinet -- Dred Scott -- Bleeding Kansas -- Harpers Ferry -- Last days in office -- Office of the President -- Presidents and their terms.
Summary, etc.:
"This biography introduces readers to James Buchanan including his early political career and key events from Buchanan's administration including the Dred Scott case and the secession of seven Southern states prior to the American Civil War. 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: Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868.
Genre: Biographies.

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


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