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The life of Andrew Jackson

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Published by Perennial in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1815-1861.,
    • United States -- Territorial expansion.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [397]-398) and index.

      StatementRobert V. Remini.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesPerennial classics
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE382 .R454 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 412 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages412
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3943547M
      ISBN 100060937351
      LC Control Number2001024815
      OCLC/WorldCa46951836

        ‎Robert V. Remini's prize-winning, three-volume biography Life of Andrew Jackson won the National Book Award on its completion in and is recognized as one of the greatest lives of a U.S. President. In this meticulously crafted single-volume abridgment, Remini captures the /5(10). The work is a straightforward history of Jackson’s military career, begun by John Reid, Jackson’s military aide throughout the War of and the ensuing Creek War. Reid wrote the first four chapters, and after his death John Eaton completed the work from Reid’s outline, notes, and by:


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