A Companion to the Era of Andrew Jackson by Sean Patrick Adams

By Sean Patrick Adams

A spouse to the period of Andrew Jackson bargains a wealth of latest insights at the period of Andrew Jackson. This selection of essays by means of major students and historians considers a number of elements of the existence, instances, and legacy of the 7th president of the USA.

  • Provides an summary of Andrew Jackson's existence and legacy, grounded within the most modern scholarship and together with unique learn unfold throughout a few thematic areas
  • Features 30 essays contributed by way of prime students and historians
  • Synthesizes the main updated scholarship at the political, monetary, social, and cultural facets of the Age of Andrew Jackson

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However, this is the North American frontier reality that the collective efforts of borderland, Native American, women, AfricanAmerican, and economic historians have painstakingly recreated. REFERENCES Adelman, J. and Aron, S. (1999) “From Borderlands to Borders: Empires, NationStates, and the Peoples in between in North American History,” The American Historical Review 104: 814–841. Bannon, J. F. ) (1964) Bolton and the Spanish Borderlands. University of Oklahoma Press. Bannon, J. F. (1970) The Spanish Borderlands Frontier, 1513–1821.

W. Norton & Company. Mitchell, R. D. (1977) Commercialism and Frontier: Perspectives on the Early Shenandoah Valley. University of Virginia Press. Mooney, J. (1992) James Mooney’s History, Myths, and Sacred Formulas of the Cherokee. Bright Mountain. Perdue, T. (1979) Slavery and the Evolution of Cherokee Society, 1540–1866. University of Tennessee Press. Perdue, T. and Green, M. (2007) The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears. Penguin. Riley, G. (1993) “Frederick Jackson Turner Overlooked the Ladies,” Journal of the Early American Republic 13: 216–230.

John Ehle’s Trail of Tears: Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation (1988), Theda Perdue and Michael D. Green’s The Cherokee Nation and the Trail of Tears (2007), William L. Anderson’s edited volume Cherokee Removal: Before and After (1992), John R. Finger’s Eastern Band of the Cherokees, 1819–1900 (1984), and William G. McLoughlin’s After the Trail of Tears: The Cherokee Struggle for Sovereignty, 1839–1880 (1994) EVERYDAY LIFE ON THE AMERICAN BORDERLANDS 25 stand out as the best works on the removal period.

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