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I love Remini's work, even though I am no fan of Andrew Jackson. His full-length biographies, for me at least, set the standard by which other biographies should be measured. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Chefdevergue
At the Edge of the Precipice is a well-written, concise history of how Senator Henry Clay engineered compromises that preserved the Union, prevented secession, at least until 1860. Read morePublished 14 months ago by John Barell
This was an assigned text for my son's US History course. He is a high school sophomore. He found it challenging yet readable. The topic was interesting.Published 23 months ago by Lori
A very interesting perspective on the first half of the 19th century in America but not a lot of meat in the analysis.Published on November 28, 2013 by Kevin J. Ashley
Robert V Remini presents a "Constitutional View" on how "Compromise in Government" always defeats Totalitarianism. Places the reader in the fight to save a nation.Published on May 10, 2013 by Stanley B. Platt
In the aftermath of the Mexican-American War of 1848, the United States found itself in possession of a great deal of real estate to the west of its previous border. Read morePublished on September 21, 2012 by The Reviewer Formerly Known as Kurt Johnson
This book is excellent for those being introduced to the ante bellum years. It is also a solid review for those already familiar with the subject. There is no fluff in this work. Read morePublished on May 18, 2012 by GentlemenJack