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ISBN: 0739328174 / ISBN-13: 9780739328170

American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

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  • American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House (Random House Large Print Publishing) – Trade paperback (2008)
    by Jon Meacham

    American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

    Trade paperback, Random House Large Print Publishing
    2008
    English
    Large type / large print.
    876 pages

    ISBN: 0739328174
    ISBN-13: 9780739328170

    Andrew Jackson, his intimate circle of friends, and his tumultuous times are at the heart of this remarkable book about the man who rose from nothing to create the modern presidency. Beloved and hated, venerated and reviled, Andrew Jackson was an orphan who fought his way to the pinnacle of power, bending the nation to his will in the cause of democracy. Jackson's election in 1828 ushered in a new and lasting era in which the people, not distant elites, were the guiding force in American politics. Democracy made its stand ... Show more

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Reviews of American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

Overall customer rating: 2.667
willard  o

REVEALING JACKSON

by willard o on Apr 9, 2014

REVILED BY SOME HISTORIANS, JACKSON IN THE HANDS OF JON MEACHAM BECOMES A MAN OF FIERCE PATRIOTISM, COURAGE ON ONE HAND AND A BULLYING SCOUNDREL ON THE OTHER HAND. ROUGH HEWN HE SHOULD BE RANKED AS A TOP 10 PRESIDENT. More

Gkhan100

Book is a disillusion. American Joke !

by Gkhan100 on May 9, 2010

Bought the book and read it with an open mind. It is disillusion, period. It is filled with way too much information. I could not help but think that all the information is presented to help mask all of the horrible things this president did, especially to Native Americans. There are amy other ... More

boringlady

Boring!

by boringlady on May 6, 2010

Got this book as we were reading it for my book group. Could not wade through it! Way too much information. More

1957

interesting, but not compelling

by 1957 on Jul 9, 2009

Well done and full of info but delves into some details that to me were kind of dull. Mostly enjoyed. More

Aden

WORTH READING!

by Aden on May 26, 2009

I am a devoted collector of books pertaining to US History, First Ladies and Presidents. Please don't let the negative reviews deter you. I really enjoyed this book and have recommended it to family members. I knew so little of Jackson and felt that Mr. Meacham brought him vitally to life with his ... More

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Discussions about American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House

Rasta

Good book

This book kept me excited all through ...nice piece of work

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