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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
Details the life of the seventh President of the United States, Andrew Jackson, and focuses on his political actions and choices that shaped the White House and inspired the later presidents--including Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, and others
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
Citation source
Kirkus Review
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Meacham, Jon
Dewey number
  • 973.5/6/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Adult
  • Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
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
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Andrew
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-462) and index
Control code
21413638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 483 p.
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)95953
  • (IMchF)fol12129212
Label
American lion : Andrew Jackson in the White House, Jon Meacham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-462) and index
Control code
21413638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 483 p.
Isbn
9781400063253
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008023466
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (rplri)95953
  • (IMchF)fol12129212

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