The Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America's First Military Victory

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In 1815 Britain's crack troops, fresh from the victories against Napoleon, were stunningly defeated near New Orleans by a ragtag army of citizen-soldiers under the commander they dubbed 'Old Hickory', Andrew Jackson. It was this battle that defined the United States as a military power to be reckoned with and an independent democracy here to stay. A happenstance coalition of militiamen, regulars, untrained frontiersmen, free blacks, pirates, Indians and townspeople - marching to 'Yankee Doodle' and 'La Marseillaise' - ...

The Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America's First Military Victory 2001, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780141001791

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The Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America's First Military Victory 2001, Pimlico, London

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Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America's First Military Victory 2001, Blackstone Audiobooks

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The Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America's First Military Victory 1999, Viking Books, New York, NY

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