Social Theories of Jacksonian Democracy: Representative Writings of the Period 1825-1850




Blau, Joseph L. (Ed.). New York: Hafner 1947 First Edition. Trade paperback. xxviii, 383 pp. Index. Moderate wear, previous owner’s name and address, underlining and notes in pencil. “…the Jacksonian Democrats were not so much unified around a shared policy program as they were a patchwork of conflicting interests. They came together most vigorously in the name of what they opposed: the emerging financial and commercial monopolies, the old Washington dynasty, and any whiff of privilege or aristocracy.” Book: Good. Dust Jacket: .