The Rise of Andrew Jackson: Myth, Manipulation, and the Making of Modern Politics

The Rise of Andrew Jackson: Myth, Manipulation, and the Making of Modern Politics

by David S. Heidler, Jeanne T. Heidler

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780465097562
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication date: 10/23/2018
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 546,194
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 4.70(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

David S. Heidler is an author and retired professor. Jeanne T. Heidler is professor emerita of history at the United States Air Force Academy. They have collaborated on numerous books, including the critically acclaimed Henry Clay: The Essential American and the award-winning Washington's Circle: The Creation of the President. They live in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Table of Contents

Illustrations viii

Editorial Note ix

Introduction 1

Prologue 13

Chapter 1 Hickory 19

Chapter 2 Hero 41

Chapter 3 Image 65

Chapter 4 Caesar 89

Chapter 5 Two Washingtons 109

Chapter 6 Solon 139

Chapter 7 1824 169

Chapter 8 Election 189

Chapter 9 Bargains 207

Chapter 10 Allegations 235

Chapter 11 Machine 259

Chapter 12 Ink 283

Chapter 13 Magician 305

Chapter 14 Mud 333

Chapter 15 Triumph 365

Epilogue 373

Acknowledgments 381

Abbreviations 385

Notes 387

Index 419

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