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President McKinley : architect of the American century / Robert W. Merry.

Available copies

  • 7 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil 973.8 M (Text) 38160000327732 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Checked out 12/09/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BIO MCKINLEY (Text) 36626103879375 New Adult Biographies Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B MCKINLEY, WILLIAM (Text) 37500004438889 New Items Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland B M158m (Text) 76383000454410 Adult New Shelf, B Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch BIOGRAPHY MCKINLEY, WILLIAM (Text) 37516002033872 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library B McK (Text) 30477101117061 Adult: New Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 921 MCK (Text) 37323005328177 NEW-BKS Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 McKinley (Text) 31208912552546 new non-fiction Checked out 12/01/2017
Royal Center-Boone Twp PL - Royal Center 973.8 MER (Text) 75091000027879 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 921 MCKINLEY, WILLIAM (Text) 31951004245111 Main Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 12/09/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451625448
  • ISBN: 1451625448
  • Physical Description: x, 608 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-583) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Ohio roots -- The forge of war -- Life and work -- The Ohio Republicans -- Steadfast Protectionist -- Four years in Columbus -- The Major versus the Bosses -- St. Louis triumph -- The victor -- Building a cabinet -- Inauguration day -- Taking charge -- White House life -- Cuba -- Year-end assessment -- America and Spain -- Path to war -- Victory at sea -- The Caribbean War -- End of hostilities -- Empire -- War's aftermath -- Aguindaldo -- Second-term question -- Second-term resolve -- China -- Reelection -- Family and nation -- Buffalo -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: A sympathetic portrait of the twenty-fifth president reveals the accomplishments that helped establish America as an imperial power, including imposing a strict gold standard, the acquisition of Hawaii, and the forging of important ties to Britain.
Subject: McKinley, William, 1843-1901.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State.
HISTORY / United States / 19th Century.
HISTORY / United States / General.

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