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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

Label
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merry, Robert W.
Dewey number
  • 973.6/1092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E417
LC item number
.M1153 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polk, James K.
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent, Robert W. Merry
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 576 pages
Isbn
9780743297431
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • BK0008201667
  • 529362
Label
A country of vast designs : James K. Polk, the Mexican War, and the conquest of the American continent, Robert W. Merry
Publication
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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 576 pages
Isbn
9780743297431
Lccn
2009024131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • BK0008201667
  • 529362

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