From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.
From Library Journal
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc.
Mildly interesting. I did not enjoy the pages and pages involving the writers, promoters, middlemen, etc. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Sandi Kay Wheatley
Disappointed with this book. Just not enough written about the life of Jackson. Mostly, just a lot of verbiage about the book writer and Jackson's wife. Read morePublished 9 months ago by tom
Most entertaining portrayal of pre-election mud slinging between rival candidates and the political parties during the Presidential election of 1828. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Sekhar Banerjee
A disappointing portrayal of President Jackson. More a story of his aides and friends.
The entire book was a difficult read, slow and tedious.
I enjoyed this historical fiction because the history, according to my knowledge of Jackson and the times, was accurate and the characters well developed and plausible. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Justakid
The story of three minor characters talking about Jackson falls flat. It is a lot of information about the characters and very little about Jackson.Published 18 months ago by James Smith
I have not had time to read it yet. I know I will enjoy it. I enjoy our American history and books about our presidents.Published 18 months ago by Pat
An interesting book, well written. Gives the reader a good look into the politics of the period and the life styles of our early leaders.Published 19 months ago by Pat G.