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A Being So Gentle

The Frontier Love Story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson
Brady, Patricia, 1943- (Book - 2011 )
Average Rating: 2 stars out of 5.
A Being So Gentle

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"The dramatic story--from adulterous beginning to tragic end--of the passionate relationship between Andrew Jackson and his wife Rachel"--
Authors: Brady, Patricia, 1943-
Statement of Responsibility: Patricia Brady
Title: A being so gentle
the frontier love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: vi, 250 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-242) and index
Summary: "The dramatic story--from adulterous beginning to tragic end--of the passionate relationship between Andrew Jackson and his wife Rachel"--
Subject Headings: United States Politics and government 1829-1837 Presidents' spouses United States Biography Presidents United States Biography Jackson, Rachel, 1767-1828 Marriage Jackson, Rachel, 1767-1828 Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 Marriage Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Topical Term: Presidents' spouses
LCCN: 2010029014
ISBN: 0230609503
Branch Call Number: 973.5609 B
Research Call Number: IBM 11-2215
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May 08, 2011
  • goodbook64 rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

This books jacket cover is deceiving. There is not much romance in it. I would describe it as more of a biography of Andrew Jackson and an interesting description of the kind of life people led in the early 1800s. I did find it very interesting


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