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People/Characters: James Buchanan

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"They Have Killed Papa Dead!": The Road to Ford's Theatre, Abraham Lincoln's Murder, and the Rage for Vengeance by Anthony Pitch
"To the Best of My Ability": The American Presidents by James M. McPherson
1861: The Civil War Awakening by Adam Goodheart
Abraham Lincoln by Thomas Keneally
Abraham Lincoln by George S. McGovern
The Age of Jackson by Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.
America Becomes a World Power (Saddleback Graphic: American History) by Saddleback Educational Publishing
America's First Dynasty: The Adamses, 1735-1918 by Richard Brookhiser
American Brutus: John Wilkes Booth and the Lincoln Conspiracies by Michael W. Kauffman
American Civil War by Winston S. Churchill
American Heritage Book of the Presidents ... 05 by American Heritage
American History at a Glance: From the Earliest Settlements to the Present by Marshall Smelser
American Massacre: The Tragedy at Mountain Meadows, September 1857 by Sally Denton
The American Presidents by David C. Whitney
The American Presidents: Biographies of the chief executives from Washington through Clinton by David C. Whitney
The American Presidents: Biographies of the chief executives from Washington through George W. Bush by David C. Whitney
The American Presidents: Biographies of the chief executives from Washington through Reagan by David C. Whitney
April 1865: The Month That Saved America (P.S.) by Jay Winik
Bagehot's historical essays by Walter Bagehot
The Barbary Coast: An Informal History of the San Francisco Underworld by Herbert Asbury
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War, Volume 1: From Sumter to Shiloh by Robert Underwood Johnson
Blood on the Moon: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln by Jr. Edward Steers
Brother Against Brother: The War Begins by William C. Davis
The Buchanan Letters by Neil Plakcy
The Buck Stops Here by Alice Provensen
C Street: The Fundamentalist Threat to American Democracy by Jeff Sharlet
Capital Dames: The Civil War and the Women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Cokie Roberts
The Case of Abraham Lincoln by Julie M. Fenster15th US president
The Civil War by Academic Industries
The Civil War Day by Day : An Almanac, 1861-1865 by E. B. Long
Civil War Wives: The Lives and Times of Angelina Grimke Weld, Varina Howell Davis, and Julia Dent Grant by Carol Berkin
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 3: Red River to Appomattox by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
The Coming Fury by Bruce Catton
Confederate Admiral: The Life and Wars of Franklin Buchanan by Craig L. Symonds
Congress and the Crisis of the 1850s (Perspective Hist of Congress 1801-1877) by Paul Finkelman
Democracy's Big Day: The Inauguration of our President 1789-2009 by Jim Bendat
The Diary of a Public Man by Edwin M. Stanton
Disunion!: The Coming of the American Civil War, 1789-1859 by Elizabeth R. Varon
Don't Know Much About the Presidents by Kenneth C. Davis
Doo-dah!: Stephen Foster And The Rise Of American Popular Culture by Ken Emerson
The Emancipator's Wife by Barbara Hambly
The Emergence of Lincoln, Vol. 1: Douglas, Buchanan, and Party Chaos, 1857-1859 by Allan Nevins
First Blood: Fort Sumter to Bull Run by William C. Davis
The First Ladies by Margaret Brown Klapthor
First Ladies by Betty Boyd Caroli
First Ladies: An Intimate Group Portrait of White House Wives by Margaret Truman
First Ladies: The Saga of the Presidents' Wives and Their Power, 1789-1961 by Carl Sferrazza Anthony
The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt by T. J. Stiles
The Forging of the American Empire: From the Revolution to Vietnam: A History of Ameri (Human Security) by Sidney Lens
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough
Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief, Morals, & Malarkey from George W. to George W. by Barbara Holland
Herndon's Life of Lincoln by William Henry Herndon
History of American presidential elections, 1789-1968 by Arthur Meier Schlesinger
A History of the Supreme Court by Bernard Schwartz
History of the United States from the earliest period to the Administration of James Buchanan by J. A. Spencer
Homes of the American Presidents by Cranston Jones
Hottest Heads of State: Volume 1: The American Presidents by J. D. Dobson
The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861 by David M. Potter
Inaugural addresses of the Presidents of the United States by United States Presidents
Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States by President of the United States
Invading Mexico: America's Continental Dream and the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by Joseph Wheelan
James Buchanan by Jean H. Baker
James Buchanan (Encyclopedia of Presidents) by Marlene Targ Brill
James Buchanan (Presidential Leaders) by Sandra Donovan
James Buchanan (Presidents and Their Times) by Michael Burgan
James Buchanan (Presidents) by Jeff C. Young
James Buchanan (Profiles of the Presidents) by Andrew Santella
James Buchanan (United States Presidents) by Paul Joseph
James Buchanan and the American Empire by Frederick Moore Binder
James Buchanan and the crisis of the Union by Frank Wysor Klingberg
James Buchanan, 15th President of the United States (Presidents of the United States) by David R. Collins
James Buchanan: America's 15th President (Encyclopedia of Presidents. Second Series) by Allison Lassieur
James Buchanan: Fifteenth President 1857-1861 by Mike Venezia
James Buchanan: Our Fifteenth President (Presidents of the U.S.A.) by Gerry Souter
Jefferson Davis: The Man and His Hour by William C. Davis
John Hay: from poetry to politics by Tyler Dennett
The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of a Slave's Journey from Bondage to Freedom by David F. Walker
Lincoln by David Herbert Donald
Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America by Allen C. Guelzo
Lincoln as I Knew Him: Gossip, Tributes and Revelations from His Best Friends and Worst Enemies by Harold Holzer
Lincoln's Avengers: Justice, Revenge, and Reunion after the Civil War by Elizabeth D. Leonard
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
The Lives of our Presidents and how they reached the white house by Charles Morris
The Lives of the Presidents: Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce, and Buchanan by William Osborn Stoddard
The Look-It-Up Book of Presidents (Look-It-Up Books) by Wyatt Blassingame
Mark Twain: A Life by Ron Powers
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography by Jean H. Baker
Murdering Mr. Lincoln: A New Detection of the 19th Century's Most Famous Crime by Charles Higham
Ordeal of the Union: Complete by Allan Nevins
Our Presidents: Their Lives and Stories : Includes 2001 Election Results by Nancy J. Skarmeas
The Oxford History of the American People by Samuel Eliot Morison
The peace that almost was by Mark Tooley
Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine 1998 Spring by Michael J. O'Malley
The Politics Presidents Make: Leadership from John Adams to Bill Clinton by Stephen Skowronek
The Presidency ~ A History of the Office of the President of the United States from 1789 to the Present (Clinton) by Michael Nelson
President Buchanan: Trapped In A Whirlwind by Charles H. Kessler
President James Buchanan: A Biography by Philip S. Klein
Presidential Anecdotes by Paul F. Boller
Presidential Campaigns: From George Washington to George W. Bush by Paul F. Boller
Presidential Wives: An Anecdotal History by Paul F. Boller
The Presidents of the United States of America by Frank Freidel
Presidents of the United States Reading Discovery Level 3 Reader (Fast Facts Book) by Dalmatian Press
Profiles in Folly: History's Worst Decisions and Why They Went Wrong by Alan Axelrod
The Protector by N.L. Gassert
Reveille in Washington, 1860-1865 by Margaret Leech
The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln by Sean Wilentz
The Robber Barons and the Sherman Antitrust Act: Reshaping American Business (Milestones in American History) by Tim McNeese
Secret Lives of the First Ladies: What Your Teachers Never Told You About the Women of the White House by Cormac O'Brien
Secret Lives of the U.S. Presidents by Cormac O'Brien
The Senate, 1789-1989. Vol. 1. Addresses on the history of the United States Senate by Robert C. Byrd
Shiloh: The Battle That Changed the Civil War by Larry J. Daniel
So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. Davis
Star Spangled Men: Americas Ten Worst Presidents by Nathan Miller
Stephen A. Douglas by Robert W. Johannsen
The Story of our Presidents from Washington to Taft, for Young People by Charles Morris
The Story of the White House by Kate Waters
United States Presidents: Washington to Garfield by Marion McGuire
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
When Morning Comes by Audrey Howard
Why Was Lincoln Murdered? by Otto Eisenschiml
With Malice Toward None by Stephen B. Oates
Worst. President. Ever.: James Buchanan, the POTUS Rating Game, and the Legacy of the Least of the Lesser Presidents by Robert Strauss

Character description

James Buchanan Jr. (/bjuːˈkænən/; April 23, 1791 – June 1, 1868) was the 15th President of the United States (1857–61), serving immediately prior to the American Civil War. He is the only president to remain a lifelong bachelor. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the 17th United States Secretary of State and served in the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives.

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