Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Cheathem’s work is neither a condemnation nor a hagiography but a sober analysis of Jackson’s life, his influences, and his impact on his times.
As Cheathem argues, Jackson’s southern identity was linked to his “propensity toward violence,
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defense of honor, enslavement of African Americans, embrace of kinship, and pursuit of Manifest Destiny