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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
  • 973.5/6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
212855253
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages
Isbn
9781400063253
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
212855253
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages
Isbn
9781400063253
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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