Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Brady, Patricia, 1943-

Title A being so gentle : the frontier love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson / Patricia Brady.

Publication Info. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Clinton Township PL Stacks - CTPY-12  B JAC    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  B JACKSON    AVAILABLE
 Mount Morris PL Stacks - MMLY-14  973.5 Bra    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  973.56 BRA    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Biography - NSLY-11  B JAC    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Biography - RIPG-1  B JACKSON    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  973.56 BRA    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 250 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [231]-242) and index.
Contents The Tennessee frontier -- A marriage made in hell -- The elopement -- Making a life together -- The Hermitage -- Great convulsions -- The nation's hero -- Life in the public eye -- Out of the West -- Triumph and heartbreak.
Summary "The dramatic story--from adulterous beginning to tragic end--of the passionate relationship between Andrew Jackson and his wife Rachel"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845.
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 -- Marriage.
Jackson, Rachel, 1767-1828.
Jackson, Rachel, 1767-1828 -- Marriage.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1829-1837.
Added Title Frontier love story of Rachel and Andrew Jackson
Rachel and Andrew Jackson
ISBN 9780230609501 (hardback)
0230609503 (hardback)

Available items only