The Resource American Lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham

American Lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham

Label
American Lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House
Title
American Lion
Title remainder
Andrew Jackson in the White House
Statement of responsibility
Jon Meacham
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meacham, Jon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E382
LC item number
.M43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew (Politiker)
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • USA
  • Presidents
  • Politics
  • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Political science
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
American Lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • 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!
  • The love of country, fame and honor : beginnings to late 1830.
  • 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
  • The evening of his days : 1834 to the end.
  • So you want war
  • Andy will fight his way in the world
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212855253
  • (OCoLC)ocn212855253
Label
American Lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • 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!
  • The love of country, fame and honor : beginnings to late 1830.
  • 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
  • The evening of his days : 1834 to the end.
  • So you want war
  • Andy will fight his way in the world
  • 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
  • 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212855253
  • (OCoLC)ocn212855253

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