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Companion to the Era of Andrew Jackson : : (Wiley Blackwell Companions to American History)

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ISBN 10: 1444335413 / ISBN 13: 9781444335415
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* Provides an overview of Andrew Jackson's life and legacy, grounded in the latest scholarship * Features more than 30 essays contributed by leading scholars and historians * Synthesizes the most up-to-date scholarship on the pivotal events of the Age of Jackson. Bookseller Inventory # a28368

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Title: Companion to the Era of Andrew Jackson : : (...

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

Publication Date: 2013

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Brand New

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A Companion to the Era of Andrew Jackson offers a wealth of new insights on the era of Andrew Jackson. This collection of essays by leading scholars and historians considers various aspects of the life, times, and legacy of the seventh president of the United States.

  • Provides an overview of Andrew Jackson's life and legacy, grounded in the latest scholarship and including original research spread across a number of thematic areas
  • Features 30 essays contributed by leading scholars and historians
  • Synthesizes the most up-to-date scholarship on the political, economic, social, and cultural aspects of the Age of Andrew Jackson

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More than perhaps any other president, Andrew Jackson’s story mirrored that of the United States; from his childhood during the American Revolution, through his military actions against both Native Americans and Great Britain, and continuing into his career in politics.  As president, Jackson attacked the Bank of the United States, railed against disunion in South Carolina, defended the honor of Peggy Eaton, and founded the Democratic Party.  In doing so, Andrew Jackson was not only an eyewitness to some of the seminal events of the Early American Republic; he produced an indelible mark on the nation’s political, economic, and cultural history. 

A Companion to the Era of Andrew Jackson features a collection of more than 30 original essays by leading scholars and historians that consider various aspects of the life, times, and legacy of the seventh president of the United States Topics explored include life in the Early Republic; issues of race, religion, and culture; the rise of the Democratic party, Native American removal events, including the Panic of 1837, the birth of women’s suffrage, and more.

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