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Vice-Presidents of destiny

  • 191 Pages
  • 1.61 MB
  • English
Putnam , New York
Vice-Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Vice-Presid


United S

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Brief biographies of eight Vice-Presidents who succeeded to the Presidency when the incumbent died in office.

Statementby Joseph A. Alvarez.
LC ClassificationsE176 .A45
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5616167M
LC Control Number68024498

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Since the office was established in44 people have served as President of the United these, eight presidents have died in office: four were assassinated, and four died of natural each of these instances, the vice president has succeeded to the presidency.

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