Van Buren, Martin


Van Buren, Martin
(1782-1862)
   Eighth president of the United States.
   Index: Mc Anxious to avoid war with Britain, 423; issues neutrality proclamation, 444; annoyed at Mackenzie, 445; pardons Mackenzie, 458; his political death-blow, 472. =WT= Sends Winfield Scott to settle Aroostook War, 135.
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  • Van Buren — /van byoor euhn/ 1. Martin, 1782 1862, 8th president of the U.S. 1837 41. 2. a town in central Arkansas. 12,020. 3. a male given name. * * * ▪ Arkansas, United States       city, seat (1839) of Crawford county, western Arkansas, U.S., on the… …   Universalium

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