Old Hickory Mar 12, 2009
Named Old Hickory, because of the tough resilience he showed as a soldier at the battle of New Orfleans, and as a statesman.
The first president to arise from the" common people", he became our seventh president. The story as told by Remini is lavished with details of his private life, his friends and foes, his determination to preserve the independence of the U.S. An easy read, which has been condensed from the original three volume texts. A five star !