Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren

by Robin Doak

Hardcover(Library Binding)



A biography discussing the personal life, education, and political career of the eighth President of the United States, Martin Van Buren.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756502560
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2003
Series: Profiles of the Presidents
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 7.13(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

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.

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