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Polk, James Knox (1795–1849)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199759255
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199759262
Polk, James Knox (1795–1849)

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eleventh president of the United States (1845–1849). Born in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, on 2 November 1795,

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Subjects: Military History

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