|Author:||Robert V. Remini|
|Subcategory:||Leaders & Notable People|
|Publisher:||Penguin Books; 1 edition (May 1, 2001)|
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Robert V. Remini, whose three-volume biography, Andrew Jackson, won the National Book Award and was reissued in 1998 as a Main Selection of the History Book Club, is also the author of biographies of Henry Clay and Daniel Webster.
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Andrew Jackson led his ragtag corps of soldiers against 8,000 disciplined invading British regulars in a battle that delivered the British a humiliating military defeat. The victory solidified America's independence and marked the beginning of Jackson's rise to national prominence. Hailed as "terrifically readable" by the Chicago Sun Times, The Battle of New Orleans is popular American history at its best, bringing to life a landmark battle that helped define the character of the United States.
The victory solidified America's independence and marked the beginning of Jackson's rise to national prominence. But Andrew Jackson changed that. which, at that time, was Kentucky and Tennessee. The Battle of New Orleans was the climactic battle of America's "forgotten war" of 1812. Andrew Jackson led his ragtag corps of soldiers against 8,000 disciplined invading British regulars in a battle that delivered the British a humiliating military defeat.
By then, Remini writes, not only had Old Hickory become a war hero on his way to the White House, but .
By then, Remini writes, not only had Old Hickory become a war hero on his way to the White House, but the United States had the great military victory it needed to convince the world that our independence had been fairly won and that it was permanent. Remini, author of several daunting biographies of Jackson and his political contemporaries, has produced a smaller book here that is still large in significance
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Andrew Jackson the hero. Published by Thriftbooks. This is a subject I thought I had thoroughly studied, most significantly in Remini's definitive Jackson three-volume biography
Andrew Jackson the hero. com User, 14 years ago. Battle of New Orleans - Robert Remini This book is about the Battle of New Orleans that took place as the last fight with Britain in the War of 1812. For me, I had to read it at one sitting. This is a subject I thought I had thoroughly studied, most significantly in Remini's definitive Jackson three-volume biography. However, as with his other books, The Battle of New Orleans is replete with new information, new perspectives, and new insights. Above all, Professor Remini always makes his topics, (even those the reader thought he knew well), exciting. Remini is a prolific biographer of Andrew Jackson. He has written a three-volume biography of Jackson considered majestic, even by The New York Times, America’s leading tribune for internationalism. A philosophy that Jackson would have energetically despised during his lifetime. Remini’s most recent book on Jackson is The Battle of New Orleans: Andrew Jackson and America’s First Military Victory, detailing the pivotal battle wherein the United States finally sealed its independence. The Battle of New Orleans quantity.
The Battle of New Orleans was fought on January 8, 1815 between the British Army under Major General Sir Edward Pakenham and the United States Army under Brevet Major General Andrew Jackson. It took place approximately 5 miles (. kilometers) east-southeast of the city of New Orleans, close to the town of Chalmette, Louisiana, and it was a .