James Buchanan : : 15th president of the United States

Title James Buchanan : : 15th president of the United States
Names Collins, David R.
Book Number BR008006
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation James Buchanan was born in 1791 in Cove Gap, Pennsylvania. Elected to the presidency in 1856, he brought more than forty years of experience in public service to the office. Within days of his inauguration the Supreme Court delivered its pro-slavery decision in the Dred Scott case. Buchanan was shocked and burdened by the anger and hostility it created. For grades 5-8 and older readers.
Series Presidents of the United States
Local Subject Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Sequel - SEQ
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History - HST
Politics and Government - POL
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Presidents - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature
United States - Politics and government - 1857-1861 - Juvenile literature
Call Number j973.68092 B JNF
Language English
Released 1990
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1990 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Ada, Okla. : Garrett Educational Corp., c1990.
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