America and the Monroe years /
Eugene M. Wait.
Huntington, N.Y. : Kroshka Books, c2000.
viii, 293 p. ; 27 cm.
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Huntington, N.Y. : Kroshka Books, c2000.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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This is a complete account of America in the first seven years of the Monroe Administration (1817-1823), which has interesting details on the events and people of those years. These include Monroe, J.Q. Adams, John C. Calhoun, Andrew Jackson and a host of other Americans. Diplomacy and the Monroe Doctrine are among the main events described. Highlighted are the Cass Expedition and Jackson's Amos Kendall. Moses and Stephen F. Austin in Texas are covered. The book covers the Seminole problem and the Cherokee affairs.
Table of Contents
Monroep. 1
Spain and Americap. 9
Websterp. 17
Lundyp. 25
Albany Regencyp. 33
Clevelandp. 39
End of 1817p. 45
Economicsp. 51
The Year 1818p. 57
Missionsp. 65
Jackson Ip. 73
Calhounp. 81
Lincolnsp. 87
Van Buren Machinep. 95
Spring of 1819p. 103
New Yorkp. 109
Autumn of 1819p. 117
Kendallp. 123
Lexingtonp. 129
The Westp. 135
The Cass Expeditionp. 141
Moses Austinp. 149
Rufus Kingp. 155
Summer of 1820p. 163
Election Timep. 171
In the Wildernessp. 179
Jacksonp. 187
Scott in Americap. 195
Settling Texasp. 201
Keanp. 209
Friends for Jacksonp. 219
Second Termp. 227
Ashley's Expeditionp. 235
Greeksp. 243
The Smithsp. 251
Presidential Bugp. 257
The Monroe Doctrinep. 265
Osagesp. 271
Variousp. 279
Indexp. 287
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