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by Robert V. Remini

eBook Andrew Jackson download ISBN: 1439512779
Author: Robert V. Remini
Publisher: Perennial; Reprint edition (April 9, 2009)
Language: English
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Robert Vincent Remini (1921–2013) was an American historian and a professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Robert Vincent Remini (1921–2013) was an American historian and a professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He wrote numerous books about President Andrew Jackson and the Jacksonian era, most notably a three-volume biography of Jackson. For the third volume of Andrew Jackson, subtitled The Course of American Democracy, 1833–1845, he won the 1984 US National Book Award for Nonfiction

Robert V. Remini's prize-winning, three-volume biography Life of Andrew Jackson won the National Book Award on its completion in 1984 and is recognized as one of the greatest lives of a .

Robert V. In this meticulously crafted single-volume abridgment, Remini captures the essence of the life and career of the seventh president of the United States. As president, from 1829-1837, Jackson was a significant force in the nations's expansion, the growth of presidential power, and the transition from republicanism to democracy.

FREE shipping on qualifying offers. By the foremost Jacksonian scholar of our time (New York Times), the critically acclaimed and most concise biography of Andrew Jackson that takes a comprehensive look at the political.

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Robert Remini, Exhaustive Andrew Jackson Biographer, Dies at 9. Robert V. Remini, an admired historian best known for his study of Andrew Jackson, including an exhaustive three-volume biography that traced how the seventh president harnessed his populist appeal to wield unusual executive power, died on March 28 in Evanston, Ill. He was 91. The cause was complications of a recent stroke, his daughter Joan Costello said. He said, ‘No way, I can’t sell two volumes,’ Mr. Remini recalled in a 2006 interview with Steve Scully of C-Span. Mr. Remini kept pressing.

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Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, c1988

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Remini, author of several daunting biographies of Jackson and his political contemporaries, has produced a smaller book here that is still large in significance. It recalls how the British, prideful and impetuous, expected to easily capture New Orleans on their way up the Mississippi River to join a complementary force coming from Canada, essentially slicing the United States in two. But they hadn’t reckoned on Jackson, whose recent experience in the bloody Creek War had sharpened his strategizing skills

New Deal Justice: The Constitutional Jurisprudence of Hugo L. Black, Felix Frankfurter, and Robert H. Jackson (Studies in American Constitutionalism Series).

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This book, "Andrew Jackson", is a short but highly readable book you need to start knowing the man as well as the president. We find he is the first self made man, that is he was born in poverty. The first "up by his own bootstraps" type whereas the first six presidents were born to the wealthy elite. More importantly he was the first westener, that is, at that time, the first president to represent people living west of the Appalachian Mountains. These, and many other factors, Mr Remini points out impacted on how Jackson's presidency differs from those before him. By streaching & expanding executive power he changed the federal government from a congressional dominated government to a presidential dominated government during his administration. He vetoed more bills than all his predescessors combined. Mr. Remini expands his studies in lengthier books such as "The Course of American Democracy" and "Andrew Jackson & the Bank Wars." But if your serious about studing United States history linger on the Jacksonian era and read this book first
Ral
I have read several of this author's works, and have never been disappointed. It is easy to see why he has become an acknowledged expert on the "Age of Jackson." His writing is always very easy to digest, and his insights are illuminating. I highly recommend this book, and the audio version is equally enjoyable.
Steelcaster
Very easy read. Enjoyable history information.
Asher
Jackson has been my hero since the late 'teens. These volumes are authoritative, exhaustive and he is so easy to read!