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A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent / Robert W. Merry.

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Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 973.6 MER (Text) 36803000906664 NONFIC Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville 973.6 (Text) 78321000006185 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO POLK (Text) 32826011691995 Adult Biography Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 921 POLK (Text) 39391006180846 Nonfiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library 973.6 MER (Text) 70743000114506 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 POLK, JAMES K. (Text) 31951003557847 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 973.6 Merry (Text) 78292000295369 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 973.61 MERRY (Text) 33946002260078 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780743297431 (trade)
  • ISBN: 0743297431 (trade)
  • ISBN: 9780743297448 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 074329744X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 576 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-550) and index.
Citation/References Note:
Library Journal
Publisher's Weekly
Kirkus Starred
Summary, etc.:
A biography of James K. Polk, the eleventh president of the United States, elected in 1844, focusing on how he was able to acquire the Oregon Territory, as well as Texas and surrounding lands, establishing the country from coast to coast.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Adult
Subject: Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > Politics and government > 1845-1849.
United States > Territorial expansion > History > 19th century.
United States > Politics and government.
United States > Territorial expansion > History.

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