Old Tippecanoe: William Henry Harrison and His Time

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1939 - Harrison, William Henry - 422 pages
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Old Tippecanoe travels chronologically through the life of our ninth president. It is a slog: the bulk of the book is spent on Harrison's battles against the Indians, but restricts itself to a dreary accounting of events rather than putting those events into context or speculating on how they might have shaped Harrison's personality. Unless you are a student of the time period, avoid this book. 

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Well, always check the publication date before grabbing a book. A few pages in I checked and realized the book was written in 1939. Whoops. That being said, the author did a tremendous amount of ... Read full review

Contents

STUDENT OF WAR
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DELEGATE TO CONGRESS
22
A NEW FRONTIER
33
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