President James Buchanan: a biography

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Pennsylvania State University Press, 1962 - Biography & Autobiography - 506 pages
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This illuminating biography helped me understand the coming of the Civil War much better. Buchanan,a gifted lawyer and astute politician, was elected with the hope that his skills could hold the Union ... Read full review

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Everyone has always said that Buchanan was the worst President we ever had so knowing virtually nothing about him, I began this book with hopefully an open mind to see if he really was as bad as ... Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
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PREFACE TO POLITICS 18091819
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BIRTH OF A BACHELOR 18191820
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