Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Named Person:||Andrew Jackson; Andrew Jackson; Andrew Jackson; Andrew (Politiker) Jackson|
|Material Type:||Biography, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Awards:||Pulitzer Prize, Biography, 2009|
|Description:||xxiv, 483 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||pt. 1. 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 --
pt. 2. 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 --
pt. 3. 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.
- Jackson, Andrew, -- 1767-1845.
- Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1829-1837.
- Jackson, Andrew, -- 1767-1845 -- Family.
- Jackson, Andrew, -- 1767-1845 -- Friends and associates.
- Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
- Jackson, Andrew (Politiker)
- USA -- Präsident.
User lists with this item (26)
- American history fiction and popular fiction - VU Library(106 items)
by ViterboLibrary updated 2012-08-10
- Family History(72 items)
by jsneed updated 2012-09-01
- Non Fiction to read(69 items)
by djnevin updated 2012-11-20
- Books Ordered For UNBSJ Library: A Select List(86 items)
by drross updated 2012-06-15
- Colbert Report Books From Past Seasons(84 items)
by caren.lamblin updated 2012-03-15