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A Country of Vast Designs

By: Robert W. Merry

From Follett Includes bibliographical references (page 479-550) and index. A biography of James K. Polk, the eleventh president of the United States, elected in 1844, focusing on how he was able to acquire the Oregon Territory, as well as Texas and surrounding lands, establishing the country from coast to coast.