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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James C. Curtis  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;

Born: 1938 in Evanston, Illinois


-- James C. Curtis on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=james+c.+curtis


Illinois Connection

James was born and raised in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

James Curtis is Professor Emeritus of American History at the University of Deleware. He is is a published author of young adult books.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Andrew Jackson and the search for vindication /
ISBN: 0673393348. OCLC Number: 26275805

HarperCollins,. .

The fox at bay;
ISBN: 0813112141. OCLC Number: 90287

University Press of Kentucky,. .

A critical analysis of the domestic and foreign policies of the United States president who assumed office at a difficult moment in history.

Additional Title Information

  • Fox at Bay: Martin Van Buren and the Presidency, 1837-1841

    , The University Press of Kentucky, 1982

  • Andrew Jackson and the Search for Vindication

    , Longman, 1997


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