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Donald Cole analyzes the political skills that brought Van Buren the nickname Little Magician," describing how he built the Albany Regency (which became a model for political party machines) and how he created the Democratic party of Andrew Jackson.

Originally published in 1984.

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Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. CONTENTS
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. PREFACE
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. ABBREVIATIONS IN FOOTNOTES
  2. pp. xiii-xiv
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  1. INTRODUCTION
  2. pp. 3-6
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  1. INEW YORK POLITICIAN1782-1821
  2. pp. 7-8
  1. ·1·A REPUBLICAN IN AFEDERALIST WORLD
  2. pp. 9-31
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  1. ·2·PRINCIPLES AND PARTY
  2. pp. 32-65
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  1. ·3·THE ALBANY REGENCY
  2. pp. 66-98
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  1. πNATIONAL POLITICIAN1821-1829
  2. pp. 99-100
  1. 4·REVIVING THE OLD CONTEST
  2. pp. 101-141
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  1. 5·PLANTERS AND PLAIN REPUBLICANS
  2. pp. 142-182
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  1. l l .JACKSONIAN DEMOCRAT1829-1837
  2. pp. 183-184
  1. 6·THE MAGICIAN AND OLD HICKORY
  2. pp. 185-215
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  1. 7·TRANQUILLITY IN ENGLAND
  2. pp. 216-232
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  1. 8·THE BANK AND THE TARIFF
  2. pp. 233-255
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  1. 9·JACKSONIAN DEMOCRACY IN THEELECTION OF 1836
  2. pp. 256-282
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  1. IV·PRESIDENT 1837-1841
  2. pp. 283-284
  1. 10·RESPONDING TO THE PANIC
  2. pp. 285-316
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  1. 11·THE INDEPENDENT TREASURY
  2. pp. 317-341
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  1. 12·THE END OF THE MAGIC
  2. pp. 342-378
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  1. V -COUNTRY GENTLEMAN1841-1862
  2. pp. 379-380
  1. 13·NEW PRINCIPLES
  2. pp. 381-406
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  1. 14·FREE SOIL
  2. pp. 407-426
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  1. CONCLUSION
  2. pp. 427-432
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  1. BIBLIOGRAPHY
  2. pp. 433-458
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  1. INDEX
  2. pp. 459-477
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781400853618
MARC Record
OCLC
885020095
Pages
488
Launched on MUSE
2015-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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