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Andrew Jackson

Examines the life and presidency of Andrew Jackson, including his early days in South Carolina, his military exploits, and his contributions to the cause of democracy and Manifest Destiny
Print Book, English, 2005
Times Books., New York, 2005
xx, 195 pages ; 22 cm
9780805069259, 0805069259
Jackson and the age of the democratic revolution
A roaring fellow
"Jackson and reform"
First-term troubles
Democracy and the monster bank
The nullifiers' uprising
The second battle of the bank
Slavery and democracy
Pushing westward
Jackson's legacy