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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
A renowned journalist and cohost of NPR's Morning Edition presents a thrilling narrative history of President Andrew Jackson and Cherokee Chief John Ross--two heroic yet tragically opposed men whose actions decided the fate of states and Indian nations in America at a moment of transition
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
973.56
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E382
LC item number
.I58 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
Control code
1599836
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
421 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1599836
  • (Sirsi) 1599836
  • (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
Control code
1599836
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
421 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594205569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1599836
  • (Sirsi) 1599836
  • (OCoLC)894026161

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