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By John M. Belohlavek

Andrew Jackson used to be the 7th president of the us. often called "Old Hickory," he used to be the 1st President who championed the rights of the 'common man'. initially from the frontier, he used to be identified for being tough in speech and mannerisms and his fierce mood. After making his identify as a basic struggling with the Creek Indians within the conflict of Horseshoe Bend and the British within the conflict of recent Orleans, he entered politics, leading to the production of the fashionable Democratic social gathering. notwithstanding, Jackson is healthier recognized this present day for the tough stand he took on Indian removing.


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In this concise account, John Belohlavek recounts what made Jackson any such magnetic and debatable determine in his personal time. keeping apart fact from legend, Andrew Jackson: precept and Prejudice exhibits how deeply Andrew Jackson's activities and regulations as president have affected the trendy United States.

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