American Presidents

James K. Polk

James K. Polk

Books By James K. Polk
  • The Diary of James K. Polk during His Presidency, 1845 to 1849 (4 vols.) ed. Milo M. Quaife Chicago: McClurg 1910

Books About James K. Polk
  • K. Jack Bauer, The Mexican War, 1846-1848, New York, 1974
  • K. Jack Bauer, Zachary Taylor: Soldier, Planter, Statesman of the Old Southwest, Baton Rouge, La., 1985
  • John M. Belohlavek, George Mifflin Dallas: Jacksonian Patrician, University Park, Pa., 1977
  • Paul H. Bergeron, The Presidency of James K Polk, Lawrence, Kans., 1987
  • Gene N. Brack, Mexico Views Manifest Destiny, 1821-1846, Albuquerque, N.Mex., 1975
  • Seymour V Connor and Odie B. Faulk, North America Divided: The Mexican War, 1846-1848, New York, 1971
  • Richard Griswold del Castillo, The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo: A Legacy of Conflict, Norman, Okla., 1990
  • Robert W Drexler, Guilty of Making Peace: A Biography of Nicholas P Trist, Lanham, Md., 1991
  • John S. D. Eisenhower, So Far from God: The U.S. War with Mexico, 1846-1848, New York, 1989
  • Charles Winslow Elliott, Winfield Scott: The Soldier and the Man, New York, 1937
  • John Douglas Pitts Fuller, The Movement for the Acquisition of All Mexico, 1846-1848, Baltimore, 1936
  • Norman A. Graebner, Empire on the Pacific: A Study in American Continental Expansion, New York, 1955
  • Holman Hamilton, Zachary Taylor, (vol. I) Indianapolis and New York, 1941
  • Thomas R. Hietala, Manifest Design: Anxious Aggrandizement in Late Jacksonian America, Ithaca, N.Y, 1985
  • Robert W Joharmsen, To the Halls of Montezuma: The Mexican War in the American Imagination, New York, 1985
  • Oakah L. Jones, Jr., Santa Anna, New York, 1968
  • Philip S. Klein, President James Buchanan: A Biography, University Park, Pa., 1962
  • David Lavender, Climax at Buena Vista: The American Campaigns in Northeastern Mexico, 1846-1847, Philadelphia and New York, 1966
  • Eugene McCormac, James K. Polk: A Political Biography, NY: Russell 1965 (originally published 1922)
  • Charles A. McCoy, Polk and the Presidency, Austin, Tex., 1960
  • Frederick Merk, The Monroe Doctrine and American Expansionism, 1843-1849, New York, 1966
  • Frederick Merk and Lois Bannister Merk, Manifest Destiny and Mission in American History: A Reinterpretation, New York, 1963
  • Frederick Merk, The Oregon Question: Essays in Anglo-American Diplomacy and Politics, Cambridge, Mass., 1967
  • Frederick Merk, Slavery and the Annexation of Texas, New York, 1972
  • David M. Pletcher, The Diplomacy of Annexation: Texas, Oregon, and the Mexican War, Columbia, Mo., 1973
  • Glen W Price, Origins of the War with Mexico: The Polk-Stockton Intrigue, Austin, Tex., 1967
  • John H. Schroeder, Mr. Polk's War: American Opposition and Dissent, 1846-1848, Madison, Wis., 1973
  • Charles Grier Sellers, Jr., James K Polk, Continentalist, 1843-1846, Princeton, N.J., 1957, 1966
  • Charles Grier Sellers, Jr., James K. Polk, Jacksonian, Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press 1957
  • James P Shenton, Robert John Walker: A Politician from Jackson to Lincoln, New York, 1961
  • Joel H. Silbey, The Shrine of Party: Congressional Voting Behavior, 1841-1852, Pittsburgh, 1967
  • Otis A. Singletary, The Mexican War, Chicago, 1960
  • Justin H. Smith, The Annexation of Texas, (rev. ed.) New York, 1941
  • Ivor D. Spencer, The Victor and the Spoils: A Life of William L. Marcy, Providence, R.I., 1959
  • Justin H. Smith, The War with Mexico, (2 vols.) New York, 1919
  • John Tebbell and Sarah Miles Watts, The Press and the Presidency: From George Washington to Ronald Reagan, New York, 1985
  • John Edward Weems, To Conquer a Peace: The War Between the United States and Mexico, College Station, Tex., 1974
  • Albert K. Weinberg, Manifest Destiny: A Study of Nationalist Expansionism in American History, Baltimore, 1935
  • Leonard D. White, The Jacksonians: A Study in Administrative History, 1829-1861, New York, 1954

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