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

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

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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
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
Summary
Chronicles the life and career of Andrew Jackson, a self-made man who went on to become a military hero and seventh president of the United States, analyzing Jackson's seminal role during a turbulent era in history
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, 2009.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2008
Biography type
individual biography
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285658
Cataloging source
DLC
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Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
  • 973.5/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E382
LC item number
.M43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Andrew Jackson in the White House
Label
American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [449]-462) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 483 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn212855253
  • (OCoLC)212855253
Label
American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [449]-462) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 483 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn212855253
  • (OCoLC)212855253

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