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James Buchanan

Head of State (23-Apr-1791 — 1-Jun-1868)


Jean H. Baker. James Buchanan. New York: Times Books. 2004.

Philip S. Klein. President James Buchanan: A Biography. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1962. 520pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Congressional Biography [link]

  6. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  7. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.146)

  8. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.223)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.147)

  10. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.106)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.97)

  12. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.80)

  13. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.118)

  14. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.65)

  15. Biographical Directory of the United States Executive Branch, 1774-1971 (p.40)

  16. Legends in Their Own Time (p.36)

  17. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.167)

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