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Robert Merry's brilliant and highly acclaimed history of a crucial epoch in U.S. history.

In a one-term presidency, James K. Polk completed the story of America’s Manifest Destiny—extending its territory across the continent by threatening England with war and manufacturing a controversial and unpopular two-year war with Mexico.

Topics: Slavery

Published: Simon & Schuster on
ISBN: 9781439160459
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