By Lormen A. Ratner
Andrew Jackson and people Tennesseans who, besides him, have been an important strength in Tennessee and American political lifestyles can most sensible be understood via reading the political tradition all of them shared. the 10 males studied the following have been the youngsters or grandchildren of immigrants from both the Scottish lowlands or the north of eire. All skilled the increase from the yeoman/artisan category to that of landed gentry, and all displayed of their grownup lives the impact of that circulation from one socioeconomic category to a different. This view of Jackson and his closest neighbors indicates a view of those men's factors; their values, attitudes, and ideology have been a bit diversified than historians have pictured for us. those Jacksonians sought to maintain the realm in their fathers whereas altering their position on the planet. They appeared again yet moved forward; they have been self-interested yet tempered constantly through a selfless ideal.
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Andrew Jackson and His Tennessee Lieutenants: A Study in Political Culture (Contributions in American History) by Lormen A. Ratner