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Chester A. Arthur : the accidental president / John M. Pafford.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 973.84 PAFF (Text) 39231033621182 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room In process -
Whiting PL - Whiting 973.84 AR77C (Text) 51735011979084 Adult department Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781621575955
  • ISBN: 1621575950
  • Physical Description: x, 214 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery History, [2019]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-206) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Chester Alan Arthur, surely our unlikeliest president, may have been saved from complete obscurity only by the mutton-chop whiskers that stand out among the full-bearded visages of late-nineteenth-century presidents. But as this highly readable portrait of Arthur and his age reveals, duty’s unexpected call turned the quintessential patronage politician into a statesman who skillfully guided America’s first steps on the road to becoming a world power.
Subject: Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
United States > History > 1865-1898.
Genre: Biographies.

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