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The Resource A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent, Robert Merry

A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent, Robert Merry

Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent
Title
A country of vast designs
Title remainder
James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent
Statement of responsibility
Robert Merry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the one-term presidency of James K. Polk, during which the United States extended its territory across the continent by threatening England and manufacturing a controversial war with Mexico that Abraham Lincoln opposed
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
336255
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merry, Robert W.
Dewey number
  • 973.6/1092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
E417
LC item number
.M1153 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polk, James K.
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent
Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent, Robert Merry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
751038
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780743297431
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743297431
  • (OCoLC)310397742
Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk and the conquest of the American continent, Robert Merry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
751038
Dimensions
cm
Extent
pages
Isbn
9780743297431
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743297431
  • (OCoLC)310397742

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