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People/Characters: James Knox Polk

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The Age of Jackson by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
Almost America : From the Colonists to Clinton : A "What If" History of the U.S. by Steve Tally
America Becomes a World Power by Saddleback Educational Publishing
America's First Dynasty : The Adamses, 1735-1918 by Richard Brookhiser
America's Great Debate: Henry Clay, Stephen A. Douglas, and the Compromise That Preserved the Union by Fergus M. Bordewich
The American Civil War by Winston S. Churchill
American Heritage Book of the Presidents, Volume 4 by American Heritage
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 by Jay Winik
Before the Civil War by Academic Industries
Brother against Brother by William C. Davisquotation about the American government
The Buck Stops Here: The Presidents of the United States by Alice Provensen
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 1: Fort Sumter to Perryville by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
Correspondence of James K. Polk by James K. Polk
A Country of Vast Designs: James K. Polk, The Mexican War and the Conquest of the American Continent by Robert W. Merry
David Crockett in Congress: The Rise and Fall of the Poor Man's Friend by James R. Boylston
Don't Know Much About the Presidents by Kenneth C. Davis
Eminent Americans: Comprising Brief Biographies of Three Hundred and Thirty Distinguished Persons by Benson John Lossing
First Ladies by Betty Boyd Caroli
The First Ladies by Margaret Brown Klapthor
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 Forging of the American Empire: From the Revolution to Vietnam: A History of Ameri (Human Security) by Sidney Lens
Frontier President: The Life of James K. Polk by Bill Severn
The growth of the American Republic by Samuel Eliot Morison
Hail to the Chiefs: Presidential Mischief, Morals, & Malarkey from George W. to George W. by Barbara Holland
A History of the American People by Nathaniel W. Stephenson
History of the House of Representatives by George B. Galloway
Homes of the American Presidents by Cranston Jones
How the States Got Their Shapes by Mark Stein
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
The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African American Slaves in the White House by Jesse Holland
James Buchanan by Jean H. Baker
James K. Polk by John Seigenthaler
James K. Polk (Checkerboard Biography Library: U.S. Presidents) by Anne Welsbacher
James K. Polk (Profiles of the Presidents) by Barbara A. Somervill
James K. Polk and the Expansionist Impulse (Library of American Biography) by Sam W. Haynes
The James K. Polk Cookbook by The James K. Polk Memorial Auxiliary
James K. Polk, 11th President of the United (Presidents of the United States) by Miriam Greenblatt
James K. Polk, 2 Volume Set: Jacksonian 1795-1843; Continentalist 1843-1846 by Charles Grier Sellers
James K. Polk, Vol. 1: Jacksonian, 1795-1843 by Charles Grier Sellers
James K. Polk, Vol. 2: Continentalist, 1843-1846 by Charles Grier Sellers
James K. Polk: A Clear and Unquestionable Destiny by Thomas M. Leonard
James K. Polk: A Political Biography by Eugene Irving McCormac
James K. Polk: America's 11th President (Encyclopedia of Presidents. Second Series) by Sean McCollum
James K. Polk: Eleventh President of the United States (Encyclopedia of Presidents) by Dee Lillegard
James K. Polk: Our Eleventh President (Presidents of the U.S.A.) by Ann Gaines
James Polk: Our Eleventh President (Spirit of America: Our Presidents) by Ann Gaines
Lady First: The World of First Lady Sarah Polk by Amy S. Greenberg
Lincoln's War Cabinet by Burton Jesse Hendrick
Lions of the West: Heroes and Villains of the Westward Expansion by Robert Morgan
The lives of our presidents: From Washington to Wilson. For young people. Containing an account of the boyhood days, adventures, careers and homes of the twenty-eight presidents of the U.S. of America by Charles Morris
The Look-It-Up Book of Presidents by Wyatt Blassingame
The Mexican War: Mr. Polk's War (American War Series) by Charles W. Carey
Millard Fillmore by Paul Finkelman
Mr. President; A Book of U.S. Presidents by George Sullivan
North for Union: John Appleton's Journal of a Tour to New England Made by President Polk in June and July 1847 by Wayne Cutler
Our Presidents: Their Lives and Stories : Includes 2001 Election Results by Nancy J. Skarmeas
The Peg Leg Politician: Adam Huntsman of Tennessee by Kevin D. McCann
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
The Politics Presidents Make: Leadership from John Adams to Bill Clinton by Stephen Skowronek
Polk's Folly: An American Family History by William R. Polk
Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency and America by Walter R. Borneman
Polk; The Diary of a President, 1845-1849 by James K. Polk
The Presidency by Michael Nelson
The Presidency of James K. Polk by Paul H. Bergeron
Presidential Anecdotes by Paul F. Boller
Presidential Campaigns: From George Washington to George W. Bush by Paul F. Boller
Presidential Machismo: Executive Authority, Military Intervention, and Foreign Relations by Alexander DeConde
Presidential Wives: An Anecdotal History by Paul F. Boller
Presidents North Carolina gave the nation : addresses and papers in connection with the unveiling of a monument to the t by Presidents
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
The presidents of the United States: From Washington to Pierce by John Frost
Presidents Under Fire: Commanders-in-Chief in Victory and Defeat by James Arnold
Presidents Who Dared: James K. Polk, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt by Edmund Lindop
The Raleigh Register, 1799-1863 by Robert Neal Elliott
The Rise of American Democracy: Jefferson to Lincoln by Sean Wilentz
Sarah Childress Polk: A Biography of the Remarkable First Lady by M.D. John R. Bumgarner
Sarah Childress Polk: Wife of the 11th President of the United Sttes by Anson Nelson
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: What Your Teachers Never Told You About the Men of the White House by Cormac O'Brien
Slavemaster President: The Double Career of James Polk by William Dusinberre
The Slender Reed, a Biographical Novel of James Knox Polk by Noel B. Gerson
So Far from God: The U.S. War with Mexico, 1846-1848 by John S. D. Eisenhower
So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George
A Special House [The James Knox Polk Residence, Columbia TN] by Betty Doak Elder
The Story of our Presidents from Washington to Taft, for Young People by Charles Morris
The Story of the White House by Kate Waters
To the Best of My Ability by James M. McPherson
The Training Ground: Grant, Lee, Sherman, and Davis in the Mexican War, 1846-1848 by Martin Dugard
United States Presidents: Washington to Garfield by Marion McGuire
Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson (American History) by David S. Reynolds
A Walk with James K. Polk by Jill Garrett
We Are Lincoln Men: Abraham Lincoln and His Friends by David Herbert Donald
What Hath God Wrought: The Transformation of America, 1815-1848 by Daniel Walker Howe
A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico by Amy S. GreenbergPresident
I Wish I'd Been There: Twenty Historians Bring to Life Dramatic Events That Changed America by Byron Hollinshead
The Year of Decision: 1846 by Bernard DeVoto
Zachary Taylor by John S. D. Eisenhower

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Eleventh President of the United States.

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