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James Buchanan / Megan M. Gunderson.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 921 BUCHANA (Text) 34207002063395 JNE Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library jB BU (Text) 30477101076432 Children: Biography Available -
Shelby Co PL - Morristown Branch J 921 BUCHANAN (Text) 78731000493280 Junior Informational Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) J 921 BUC (Text) 30032001781720 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse J PRESIDENTS BUCHANAN (Text) 50577011093610 J NON FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680780840
  • Physical Description: 40 pages: illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Big Buddy Books, an imprint of Abdo Publishing [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: "The 15th President of the United States" on cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: James Buchanan -- Timeline -- Young James -- Entering politics -- Foreign service -- A new position -- Electio of 1856 -- Dred Scott -- Bleeding Kansas -- Harpers Ferry -- Divided nation -- Retirement -- 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. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
Target Audience Note: 630 Lexile.
Subject: Buchanan, James, 1791-1868 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government > 1857-1861 > Juvenile literature.

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