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Published: 07 July 2011

288 Pages | 30 halftones


ISBN: 9780199754243

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The Birth of Modern Politics

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

Lynn Hudson Parsons

Pivotal Moments in American History

  • A seminal work on the formation of the antebellum political system.
  • The first full-length treatment of the election of 1828 and its seminal role in reshaping the presidential election process.
  • Offers fresh and illuminating portraits of both John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson.