Birkner, Michael J., ed.. James Buchanan and the Political Crisis of the 1850s. Selinsgrove, PA: Susquehanna University Press, 1996.

An important modern collection of essays on Buchanan, this volume includes an excellent overview of the controversial president's life and career.

Citation Type: Book

Referenced in:
Abraham Lincoln and the Politics of the Civil War
Buchanan House
James Buchanan

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