In this episode we introduce one of the most controversial of all American presidents, Andrew Jackson. We look at his life, his exploits as a general, and the election of 1824.
In this episode we discuss the ideological roots of the American empire as well as a couple of examples of American imperialism which took place in the early 19th century.
A short crash course episode covering the Missouri Compromise.
A Short look at the “Era of Good Feelings” with a focus on Henry Clay’s “American System” and the Panic of 1819.