xxiv, 483 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -462) and index.
KF5052.5.J33 M43 2008
1400063256 acid-free paper 9781400063253 acid-free paper