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

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

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A country of vast designs : James K. Polk, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent
Title
A country of vast designs
Title remainder
James K. Polk, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. 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
Dewey number
  • 973.6/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E417
LC item number
.M1153 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent, Robert W. Merry
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 543-550) and index
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
310397742
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 576 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743297431
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent, Robert W. Merry
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 543-550) and index
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
310397742
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 576 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743297431
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits

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