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Old Hickory : Andrew Jackson and the American people

Author: Albert Marrin
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Andrew Jackson, the first popularly elected American president, won the nation's favor with his legendary courage, loyalty to the common man, and fierce dedication to preserving the Union. However, his ruthlessness, including his treatment of Native Americans, led to some of the darkest times in American history.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Andrew Jackson; Andrew Jackson; Andrew Jackson
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Marrin
ISBN: 0525472932 9780525472933
OCLC Number: 54416183
Description: 262 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Raw lad --
Making his own way --
Immortal Jackson --
On the brink of fate --
Great race --
That most American of Americans --
Supreme law: Preserving the union --
Children of the soil --
Old, old man --
Notes.
Other Titles: Andrew Jackson and the American people
Responsibility: Albert Marrin.

Abstract:

Andrew Jackson, the first popularly elected American president, won the nation's favor with his legendary courage, loyalty to the common man, and fierce dedication to preserving the Union. However, his ruthlessness, including his treatment of Native Americans, led to some of the darkest times in American history.
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