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The Resource Jacksonland : President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab, Steve Inskeep

Jacksonland : President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab, Steve Inskeep

Label
Jacksonland : President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab
Title
Jacksonland
Title remainder
President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab
Statement of responsibility
Steve Inskeep
Title variation
President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Five decades after the Revolutionary War, the United States faced a constitutional crisis. At its center stood two men, former military comrades locked in a struggle that tested the boundaries of democracy. Harrowing, inspiring, and deeply moving, Inskeep's Jacksonland is the story of America at a moment of transition, when the fate of states and nations was decided by the actions of two heroic yet tragically opposed men
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424000
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Inskeep, Steve
Dewey number
973.56
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E382
LC item number
.I57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Ross, John
  • Five Civilized Tribes
  • Indians of North America
  • Cherokee Indians
  • Indigenous peoples
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab
Label
Jacksonland : President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab, Steve Inskeep
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [355]-406) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Indian map and the White man's map -- Horseshoe, 1814. Every thing is to be feared ; Urge on all those Cherokees ; Stamping his foot for war ; It was dark before we finished killing them -- Origins, 1767-1814. Send a few late newspapers by the bearer ; I am fond of hearing that there is a peace ; Every thing that was dear to me -- Old Hickory, 1815-1818. Address their fears and indulge their avarice ; Men of cultivated understandings ; Let me see you as I pass -- Young prince, 1820-1828. This unexpected weapon of defence ; Ominous of other events ; The taverns were unknown to us -- Interlude. Hero's progress, 1824-1825. Liberty, equality, and true social order ; Clay is politically damd ; We wish to know whether you could protect us -- Inaugurations, 1828-1829. We are politically your friends and brethren ; This is a straight and good talk ; The blazing light of the nineteenth century -- State of the Union, 1829-1830. They have been led to look upon us as unjust ; The expediency of setting fire ; Sway the empire of affection -- Checks and balances, 1830-1832. Legislative ; Judicial ; Executive -- Democracy in America, 1833 -1835. The purest love of formalities ; I have the right to address you ; We are yet your friends ; Should they be satisfied with the character of that country -- Tears, 1835-1838. Five millions of dollars ; The War Department does not understand these people ; Perchance, you may have heard that the Cherokees are in trouble ; The thunder often sounding in the distance
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
421 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205569
Lccn
2015300789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 894026161
  • (OCoLC)894026161
Label
Jacksonland : President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a great American land grab, Steve Inskeep
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [355]-406) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Indian map and the White man's map -- Horseshoe, 1814. Every thing is to be feared ; Urge on all those Cherokees ; Stamping his foot for war ; It was dark before we finished killing them -- Origins, 1767-1814. Send a few late newspapers by the bearer ; I am fond of hearing that there is a peace ; Every thing that was dear to me -- Old Hickory, 1815-1818. Address their fears and indulge their avarice ; Men of cultivated understandings ; Let me see you as I pass -- Young prince, 1820-1828. This unexpected weapon of defence ; Ominous of other events ; The taverns were unknown to us -- Interlude. Hero's progress, 1824-1825. Liberty, equality, and true social order ; Clay is politically damd ; We wish to know whether you could protect us -- Inaugurations, 1828-1829. We are politically your friends and brethren ; This is a straight and good talk ; The blazing light of the nineteenth century -- State of the Union, 1829-1830. They have been led to look upon us as unjust ; The expediency of setting fire ; Sway the empire of affection -- Checks and balances, 1830-1832. Legislative ; Judicial ; Executive -- Democracy in America, 1833 -1835. The purest love of formalities ; I have the right to address you ; We are yet your friends ; Should they be satisfied with the character of that country -- Tears, 1835-1838. Five millions of dollars ; The War Department does not understand these people ; Perchance, you may have heard that the Cherokees are in trouble ; The thunder often sounding in the distance
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
421 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205569
Lccn
2015300789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 894026161
  • (OCoLC)894026161

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