A biography discussing the personal life, education, and political career of the eighth President of the United States, Martin Van Buren.
About the Author
Robin S. Doak has been writing for children for more than 19 years. A former editor of Weekly Reader and U*S*Kids magazine, Doak has authored fun and educational materials for kids of all ages. She is a past winner of the Educational Press Association of America Distinguished Achievement Award. She lives with her family in Maine.
Table of Contents
A passion for politics Early years The young politician Onto the national scene The President's right-hand man A difficult presidency Defeat and retirement.