The passions of Andrew Jackson

by Andrew Burstein

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf in New York

Written in English
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  • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.,
  • Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 -- Psychology.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-284) and index.

StatementAndrew Burstein.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE382 .B96 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 292 p. :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3557293M
ISBN 100375414282, 0375714049
LC Control Number2002016258

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