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  • And the question is whether Lincoln lost -- he was a freshman congressman, and he stood up on the floor and virtually called James K. Polk a liar, and he said -- and he considers, and the Whigs considered that land between the New Eches (ph) and the Rio as disputed land, and Lincoln wants to be sure where the first drop of blood was spilled, and demands, literally issues an interrogatory for the president to respond to, which he doesn ` t.

    James K. Polk

  • BRIAN LAMB, HOST: John Seigenthaler, author of "James K. Polk," how ` d they talk you into doing a biography on this president?

    James K. Polk

  • (SSBN-645 "James K. Polk" and SSBN-642 "Kamehameha") into special-purpose submarines without eliminating their ballistic missile launchers or missile compartments.

    Arms Control Association - The authoritative source on arms control since 1971.

  • "In four short years he met his every goal," the alt-rock band They Might Be Giants sings in "James K. Polk," which the group first released on an EP in 1990.

    NYT > Home Page

  • WAR WITH MEXICO 1. James K. Polk, Inaugural Address, March 4, 1845, in Messages and Papers of the Presidents, compiled by James D. Richardson, 10 vols.

    Between War and Peace

  • No one-term presidencywas as successful or as significant as James K. Polk's.

    One-Term Presidents

  • Under the leadership and tutelage of Andrew Jackson and his protégé, James K. Polk, they propelled the nation to acquire Texas and California, which provoked the political crisis over the extension of slavery in the 1850s.

    Life May Differ In Your Region

  • This was the heritage, outlook, and politics of Andrew Jackson—and also of his protégé, James K. Polk, twenty-eight years younger than his mentor.

    A Country of Vast Designs

  • James K. Polk: A Political Biography to the End of a Career, 1845–1849.

    A Country of Vast Designs

  • The two men had, from the fires of their contention, forged an emotional bond so strong and meaningful that it would blossom into a lifelong friendship—nurtured initially by the realization that they had in common a powerful sentiment: They both hated James K. Polk.

    A Country of Vast Designs


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