Zachary Taylor: Soldier, Planter, Statesman of the Old Southwest
K. Jack Bauer
Fine condition, a wonderful limited scarce book;
The biography of Zachary Taylor (1784-1850) , 12th President of the United States (1849-1850). Born in Virginia at the end of the American Revolution, he has been an enigma, destined to be the last of the slave owning presidents and the last Southern President until Lyndon B. Johnson.
Contains all of the classic Easton Press trimmings: premium leather, silk moiré end leaves, distinctive cover design, raised bands, accented in real 22KT gold, satin ribbon page marker, gilded page edges, long-lasting, high quality acid-neutral paper, sewn pages for strength and durability.