American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

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  • A Thought-provoking Study Of Andrew Jackson Chronicles The Life And Career Of A Self-made Man Who Went On To Become A Military Hero And Seventh President Of The United States, Critically Analyzing Jackson's Seminal Role During A Turbulent Era In History, The Political Crises And Personal Upheaval That Surrounded Him, And His Legacy For The Modern Presidency. The Love Of Country, Fame And Honor : Beginnings To Late 1830. Andy Will Fight His Way In The World -- Follow Me And I'll Save You Yet -- A Marriage, A Defeat, And A Victory -- You Know Best, My Dear -- Ladies' Wars Are Always Fierce And Hot -- A Busybody Presbyterian Clergyman -- My White And Red Children -- Major Eaton Has Spoken Of Resigning -- An Opinion Of The President Alone -- Liberty And Union, Now And Forever -- General Jackson Rules By His Personal Popularity -- I Will Die With The Union : Late 1830 To 1834. I Have Been Left To Sup Alone -- A Mean And Scurvy Piece Of Business -- Now Let Him Enforce It -- The Fury Of A Chained Panther -- Hurra For The Hickory Tree! -- A Dreadful Crisis Of Excitement And Violence -- The Mad Project Of Disunion -- We Are Threatened To Have Our Throats Cut -- Great Is The Stake Placed In Our Hands -- My Mind Is Made Up -- He Appeared To Feel As A Father -- The People, Sir, Are With Me -- We Are In The Midst Of A Revolution -- The Evening Of His Days : 1834 To The End. So You Want War -- A Dark, Lawless, And Insatiable Ambition! -- There Is A Rank Due To The United States Among Nations -- The Wretched Victim Of A Dreadful Delusion -- How Would You Like To Be A Slave? -- The Strife About The Next Presidency -- Not One Would Have Ever Got Out Alive -- I Fear Emily Will Not Recover -- The President Will Go Out Triumphantly -- The Shock Is Great, And Grief Universal. Jon Meacham. Includes Bibliographical References (p. [449]-462) And Index.
  • Author: Meacham, Jon.
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Pages: 512
  • Publication Date: 2008-11-11T00:00:01Z
  • Edition: 1st
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • MSRP: 38
  • ISBN13: 9781400063253
  • ISBN: 1400063256
  • Other ISBN: 9781588368225
  • Other ISBN Binding: printisbn
  • Language: en_US
  • Quality Rating: 1
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