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Franklin Pierce / BreAnn Rumsch.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby County Public Library - Morristown J 921 PIERCE (Text) 78731000493295 Childrens Room Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680781120
  • Physical Description: 40 pages: illustrations; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Edina, MN : Book Buddy Books/ABDO Publishing, 2017.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Timeline -- New Hampshire boy -- Future leader -- Family and politics -- Senator Pierce -- Off to war -- The 1852 election -- President Pierce -- Foreign affairs -- Bleeding Kansas -- Final years -- Office of the president -- Presidents and their terms.
Summary, etc.: This biography introduces readers to the life of Franklin Pierce including his military service, early political career, and key events from Pierce's administration including the Gadsden Purchase, the Treaty of Kanagawa, and Bleeding Kansas. 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: 650 Lexile.
Subject: Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869 > Juvenile literature.
Presidents > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
United States > Politics and government 1853-1857 > Juvenile literature.

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