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American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House / Jon Meacham.

Authors: Meacham, Jon.
Call number: 973.56 MEA
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2008.
Publication date: 2008.
Subject: Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1829-1837.
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 -- Family.
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 -- Friends and associates.
Title: American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House / Jon Meacham.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: xxiv, 483 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary note: 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.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN: 9781400063253 (alk. paper)
1400063256 (alk. paper)
LCCN: 2008023466
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1172944
Bib No.: 1172944