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Isham G. Harris of Tennessee: Confederate Governor and United States Senator

Sam Davis Elliott - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 352 pages
Isham Green Harris rose to prominence as leader of the southern rights wing of the Democratic Party in the 1850's. During the secession crisis of 1861, he used his influence ...
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The Union at Risk: Jacksonian Democracy, States' Rights, and the ...

Richard E. Ellis - Biography & Autobiography - 2014 - 280 pages
The Nullification Crisis of 1832-33 is undeniably the most important major event of Andrew Jackson's two presidential terms. Attempting to declare null and void the high ...
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A Southern Moderate in Radical Times: Henry Washington Hilliard, 1808-1892

David I. Durham - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 264 pages
In A Southern Moderate in Radical Times, David I. Durham offers a comprehensive and critical appraisal of one of the South's famous dissenters. Against the backdrop of one of ...
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Anatomy of a Ponzi: Scams Past and Present: Madoff, Rothstein and other ...

Colleen Cross - Business & Economics - 2014 - 280 pages
Bernard Madoff, Scott Rothstein, Tom Petters and others amassed fortunes in massive Ponzi schemes, ruining unsuspecting investors, unaware their investments were connected to ...
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Splendid Seniors: Great Lives, Great Deeds

Jack Adler - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 224 pages
"Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young." So said W. Somerset Maugham, one of the 52 people whose ...
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The Invincible Duff Green: Whig of the West

W. Stephen Belko - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 496 pages
"Drawing on previously unexploited primary sources, Belko illuminates the wide-ranging influence of Duff Green as land speculator, entrepreneur, lawyer, militia officer ...
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Leander Perez: Boss of the Delta

Glen Jeansonne - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 495 pages
Leander Perez 1891-1969) was more than simply another Neanderthal segregationist. He was a political boss who held absolute power in Plaquemines Parish to an extent unsurpassed ...
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Old Hickory's Nephew: The Political and Private Struggles of Andrew Jackson ...

Mark R. Cheathem - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 392 pages
Though remembered largely by history as Andrew Jackson's nephew, Andrew Jackson Donelson was himself a significant figure in nineteenth-century America: a politician, planter ...
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Jefferson Davis and the Civil War Era

William J. Cooper - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 144 pages
In his masterpiece, Jefferson Davis, American, William J. Cooper, Jr., crafted a sweeping, definitive biography and established himself as the foremost scholar on the ...
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Andrew Jackson, Southerner

Mark R. Cheathem - History - 2013 - 328 pages
Many Americans view Andrew Jackson as a frontiersman who fought duels, killed Indians, and stole another man's wife. Historians have traditionally presented Jackson as a man ...
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