By John M. Belohlavek
Andrew Jackson was once the 7th president of the us. referred to as "Old Hickory," he used to be the 1st President who championed the rights of the 'common man'. initially from the frontier, he used to be recognized for being tough in speech and mannerisms and his fierce mood. After making his identify as a normal scuffling with the Creek Indians within the conflict of Horseshoe Bend and the British within the conflict of recent Orleans, he entered politics, leading to the production of the trendy Democratic celebration. despite the fact that, Jackson is better identified at the present time for the cruel stand he took on Indian removing.
In this concise account, John Belohlavek recounts what made Jackson any such magnetic and debatable determine in his personal time. setting apart fact from legend, Andrew Jackson: precept and Prejudice indicates how deeply Andrew Jackson's activities and regulations as president have affected the fashionable United States.
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Andrew Jackson: Principle and Prejudice (Routledge Historical Americans) by John M. Belohlavek