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Franklin Pierce

Fourteenth President 1853-1857 (Getting to Know the Us Presidents)
  • 32 Pages
  • 3.69 MB
  • English
Children"s Press (CT)
Juvenile literature, United States, Children: Grades 3-4, Biography & Autobiography - U.S. Presidents & First Ladies, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography, Presidents, Pierce, Franklin,, Biography & Autobiography - Political, 1804-1869, Biog
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7659157M
ISBN 100516254855
ISBN 139780516254852

Shop Franklin Pierce University Apparel, Textbooks, Merchandise and Gifts at the Ravens Bookstore. Flat-Rate Shipping. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Franklin Pierce: The American Presidents Series: The 14th President, Franklin Pierce is the fourteenth book in The American Presidents series – a biographical series chronicling the Presidents of the United States.

Michael F. Holt wrote this particular instalment and edited by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. and Sean Wilentz/5. Unlike Larry Gara's book "The Presidency of Franklin Pierce", this entry in The American Presidents Series is actually about Pierce, and it does a very good job of giving Franklin Pierce book reader some insight into Pierce's personal and political lives and failures/5(5).

Franklin Pierce, –69, 14th President of the United States (–57), b. Hillsboro, N.H., grad. Bowdoin College, Admitted to the bar inhe entered politics as a Jacksonian Democrat, like his father, Benjamin Pierce, who was twice elected governor of New Hampshire (, ). This book, the second volume of a two-volume biography of Franklin Pierce, covers the time between Pierce's election as president and his death.

Like the first volume, it was well written and paints a clear picture of Pierce and his life and times/5. The story of Franklin Pierce concludes with a complete account of his post-presidential years, particularly the reasons behind Pierce's hostility to the Lincoln.

Record Book - Franklin Pierce Record Book. Franklin Pierce University Catalog for all undergraduate and graduate academic degree programs, policies, procedures, and services. Aug 20,  · Franklin Pierce’s Road to the White House.

Franklin Pierce served as an officer in the Mexican War () but stayed largely out of public life for the next decade. Book: The Life of Franklin Pierce by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Franklin Pierce is considered by many to be one of the worst presidents in American history. Volume covers Pierce to the night of his inauguration.

Learn More About Book. Franklin Pierce: Young Hickory of the Granite Hills by Roy Nichols. Franklin Pierce – – the fourteenth President of the United Sates – – has existed in the public mind as a stereotype rather than as a many-sided human being.

Franklin Franklin Pierce book, 14th U.S. president (–57), whose failure to deal effectively with the slavery conflict in the decade preceding the American Civil War shaped the perception of him as a lesser president. Learn more about Franklin’s life and career.

Franklin Pierce University is a small, private, non-profit, accredited university in Rindge, New Hampshire. My final biography of Pierce was “Franklin Pierce” by Michael Holt.

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A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter of Price: $ Franklin Pierce became 14th President of the United States at a time of apparent tranquility (). By pursuing the recommendations of southern advisers, Pierce — a New Englander — hoped.

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Pierce was a member of the New Hampshire State Legislature at the same time his father was governor of New Hampshire. In the election for president, he defeated General Winfield Scott, his commander from the Mexican-American War.

So rather than placing his hands on the Bible, Franklin Pierce placed his hands on a law book. He was also the first President to recite his inaugural address from memory. Surprisingly, Franklin Pierce selected men of different opinions for his November 23,Hillsborough, New Hampshire.

Aug 23,  · “Franklin Pierce” by Bainbridge Wadleigh in The Presidents of the United States,"Pierce, Franklin," in The New Student's Reference Work, Chicago: F.E. Compton and Co. () "Pierce, Franklin," by Marcus W. Jernegan in The Encyclopedia Americana, New York: The Encyclopedia Americana Corporation ().

Peter A. Wallner is the author of Faith On Trial: Mary Baker Eddy, Christian Science and the First Amendment and the two-volume biography, Franklin Pierce: New Hampshire's Favorite Son and Franklin Pierce: Martyr for the recently retired as library director at the New Hampshire Historical Society, and as an adjunct instructor in the graduate program at Franklin Pierce University.

Nathaniel Hawthorne, Life of Franklin Pierce (Boston, ), the first biography of Pierce, was written by his college friend.

Allan Nevins, Ordeal of the Union, 2 vols. (New York, ), is a massive, wonderfully readable narrative of national history during the Pierce years. Mar 30,  · ‎ The genial but troubled New Englander whose single-minded partisan loyalties inflamed the nation's simmering battle over slavery Charming and handsome, Franklin Pierce of New Hampshire was drafted to break the deadlock of the Democratic convention.

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Facebook gives people the power. Jan 01,  · The United States president preserves, protects, and defends the U.S. Constitution. Each president's term influences events in America and around the world for years to come. This biography introduces young readers to the life of Franklin Pierce beginning with his childhood in Hillsborough, New Hampshire.

Information about Pierce's education at Bowdoin College and his early career as a lawyer. "Franklin Pierce" by Michael Holt was published in and is one of the newest members of The American Presidents Series.

Holt is a professor of American History at the University of Virginia and the author of a half-dozen books. Among these are "By One Vote: The Disputed Presidential Election of " and "The Rise.Nov 23,  · “It is a singular and happy circumstance that friends who have lived so many years upon terms of unrestricted intimacy as Franklin Pierce and Nathaniel Hawthorne should in .1.

A Precocious Start. Franklin Pierce was born on November 23,in Hillsborough, New Hampshire. He was the sixth child of Anna Kendrick Pierce and General Benjamin Pierce, who also had a daughter from a previous marriage.