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Andrew Jackson

and his America

by Milton Meltzer

  • 73 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845,
    • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
    • Presidents,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1829-1837,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1829-1837

    • About the Edition

      A look at the life and times of our seventh president.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMilton Meltzer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE382 .M47 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination207 p. :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1396524M
      ISBN 100531111571
      LC Control Number93003947
      OCLC/WorldCa28494086

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