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James K. Polk

by Rumsch, BreAnn, 1981-

Format: Print Book 2017
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Bethel Park Public Library Easy Readers ER j 923 UN
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Readers
 
Call Number  ER j 923 UN
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Biography J B POLK
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Biography
 
Call Number  J B POLK
 
 
Summary
This biography introduces readers to James K. Polk including his early political career and key events from Polk's administration, including the Oregon Treaty, the Mexican War, and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. Information about his childhood, family, personal life, and retirement years is included. A timeline, fast facts, and sidebars provide additional information. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Big Buddy Books is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Contents
James K. Polk
Timeline
Tennessee youth
Starting out
Entering politics
Dark horse
President Polk
Oregon treaty
War with Mexico
Polk Place
Office of the President
Presidents and their terms.

Additional Information
Series United States presidents (Big Buddy Books (Firm))
Subjects Polk, James K. -- (James Knox), -- 1795-1849 -- Juvenile literature.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Minneapolis, Minnesota :2017
Language English
Notes "The 11th President of the United States"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description 40 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 21 x 24 cm.
ISBN 9781680781137
1680781138
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