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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

Label
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
Dewey number
  • 973.5/6092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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 (p. [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn212855253
  • OCoLC
Label
American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [449]-462) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxiv, 483 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn212855253
  • OCoLC

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