Country of Vast Designs

James K. Polk, the Mexican War and the Conquest of the American Continent
EPUB
(592 Seiten)
  Sofort lieferbar | Lieferzeit:3-5 Tage I
ISBN-13:
9781439160459
Einband:
EPUB
Seiten:
592
Autor:
Robert W. Merry
eBook Typ:
Adobe Digital Editions
eBook Format:
EPUB
Kopierschutz:
Adobe DRM [Hard-DRM]
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

A New York Times Bestseller and New York Times Notable Book Robert Merry's brilliant and highly acclaimed history of a crucial epoch in U.S. historythe presidency of James K. Polk, "e;our most underrated president"e; (Walter Isaacson, author of Einstein).In a one-term presidency, James K. Polk completed the story of America's Manifest Destinyextending its territory across the continent by threatening England with war and manufacturing a controversial and unpopular two-year war with Mexico. "e;A crucial architect of modern America, James K. Polk deserves to be elevated out of the mists of history"e; (Jon Meacham, author of American Lion).
A New York Times Bestseller and New York Times Notable Book Robert Merry's brilliant and highly acclaimed history of a crucial epoch in U.S. historythe presidency of James K. Polk, "e;our most underrated president"e; (Walter Isaacson, author of Einstein).In a one-term presidency, James K. Polk completed the story of America's Manifest Destinyextending its territory across the continent by threatening England with war and manufacturing a controversial and unpopular two-year war with Mexico. "e;A crucial architect of modern America, James K. Polk deserves to be elevated out of the mists of history"e; (Jon Meacham, author of American Lion).
A highly acclaimed biography of a much neglected president, a gripping narrative that illuminates a crucial epoch in U.S. history.

Kunden Rezensionen

Zu diesem Artikel ist noch keine Rezension vorhanden.
Helfen sie anderen Besuchern und verfassen Sie selbst eine Rezension.