A Country of Vast Designs: James K. Polk, the Mexican War and the Conquest of the American Continent

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Robert W. Merry

Narrated By: Michael Prichard

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: March 2010

Duration: 19 hours 0 minutes


Robert W. Merry, the president and publisher of Congressional Quarterly, Inc., examines how, in a one-term presidency, James K. Polk completed the story of America's Manifest Destiny by expanding its territory across the continent.