New PDF release: Andrew Jackson: Principle and Prejudice (Routledge

By John M. Belohlavek

Andrew Jackson used to be the 7th president of the USA. 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 was once identified for being tough in speech and mannerisms and his fierce mood. After making his identify as a common battling the Creek Indians within the conflict of Horseshoe Bend and the British within the conflict of latest Orleans, he entered politics, leading to the construction of the trendy Democratic social gathering. besides the fact that, Jackson is healthier recognized this present day for the tough stand he took on Indian elimination.


In this concise account, John Belohlavek recounts what made Jackson the sort of magnetic and arguable determine in his personal time. isolating fact from legend, Andrew Jackson: precept and Prejudice indicates how deeply Andrew Jackson's activities and rules as president have affected the fashionable United States.

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