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Available in bookstores March 13, 2018

Born in the Carolina backwoods, Jackson joined the American Revolutionary War at the age of thirteen. After a reckless youth of gunfights, gambling, and general mischief, he rose to national fame as the general who defeated the British in the Battle of New Orleans.

 Jackson, a polarizing figure in his era, ignited a populist movement that remains a powerful force in our national politics.

Blog Post: Why Andrew Jackson should be taught in schools alongside Abraham Lincoln. Click here to read more.