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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 921 PIERCE (Text) 34207002063387 Juv Non-Fiction Easy Available -
Shelby Co PL - Morristown Branch J 921 PIERCE (Text) 78731000493295 Junior Informational Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) J 921 PIE (Text) 30032001780078 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse J PRESIDENTS PIERS (Text) 50577011093438 J NON FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781680781120
  • 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 14th President of the United States" on the cover.
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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