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Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About the Civil War

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Book Description

May 22, 1856: A MEMBER OF CONGRESS FROM SOUTH CAROLINA WALKS INTO THE SENATE CHAMBER, LOOKING FOR TROUBLE.

That Congressman, Preston Brooks, was ready to attack Senator Charles Sumner of Massachusetts over remarks Sumner made slamming senators who supported slavery in Kansas. Brooks lifted his cane to beat Sumner, and here the action in the book stops, so that Steve Sheinkin can explain j... More

Book Information
PublisherRoaring Brook Press
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages224
ISBN-101596433205
ISBN-13978-1596433205
Publication Date07/22/2008
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About Steve Sheinkin (Author) : Steve Sheinkin is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Published credits of Steve Sheinkin include Two Miserable Presidents: Everything Your Schoolbooks Didn't Tell You About ... more
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