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Andrew Johnson

America"s 17th president

by Don Nardo

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Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Presidents

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the man who became the seventeenth president of the United States following the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, providing information on his childhood, education, family, political career, time as president, and legacy.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 101) and index.

      StatementDon Nardo.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesEncyclopedia of presidents ;, 17, Encyclopedia of presidents (2003) ;, 17.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE667 .N37 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3677099M
      ISBN 100516242423
      LC Control Number2003015920

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