Andrew Johnson : the 17th President, 1865-1869 (Book, 2011) [Portland Community College Library]
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Andrew Johnson : the 17th President, 1865-1869

Author: Annette Gordon-Reed
Publisher: New York : Times Books/Henry Holt and Company, ©2011.
Series: American presidents
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of America's seventeenth president describes Andrew Johnson's failed efforts to bring about reconciliation following the Civil War, the antagonism of congressional leaders who sought his impeachment, and his legacy for the present.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Andrew Johnson; Andrew Johnson; Andrew Johnson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Annette Gordon-Reed
ISBN: 9780805069488 0805069488
OCLC Number: 972356785
Contents: The tailor's apprentice --
Ascent --
Governor and Senator Johnson --
Disunion --
Military governor and vice president --
Mr. President --
The president obstructs --
Impeachment.
Series Title: American presidents
Responsibility: Annette Gordon-Reed.

Abstract:

A portrait of America's seventeenth president describes Andrew Johnson's failed efforts to bring about reconciliation following the Civil War, the antagonism of congressional leaders who sought his impeachment, and his legacy for the present.
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