Old Hickory:Andrew Jackson and the American People

by Albert Marrin

Hardcover, 2004

Status

Available

Local notes

921 JAC

Barcode

5736

Publication

Dutton Juvenile (2004), Edition: 1, 240 pages

Description

Andrew Jackson, the first popularly elected American president, won the nation's favor with his legendary courage, loyalty to the common man, and fierce dedication to preserving the Union. However, his ruthlessness, including his treatment of Native Americans, led to some of the darkest times in American history.

Awards

James Madison Book Award (Winner — 2005)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

240 p.; 8.34 inches

Pages

240

Rating

(2 ratings; 4.3)
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