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The birth of modern politics

Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and the election of 1828

by Lynn H. Parsons

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jackson, Andrew, -- 1767-1845,
  • Adams, John Quincy, -- 1767-1848,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1828,
  • Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Political culture -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Political parties -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Lynn Hudson Parsons.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesPivotal moments in American history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE380 .P37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22501522M
    ISBN 109780195312874
    LC Control Number2008037359

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