ANDREW JACKSON AND THE MIRACLE OF NEW ORLEANS: THE UNDERDOG ARMY THAT DEFEATED AN EMPIRE
256pp., P.B. 2018 reissue. He had to assemble a coalition of frontier militiamen, French-speaking Louisianans, Cherokee and Choctaw Indians, freed slaves, and even some pirates. And he had to defeat the most powerful military force in the world–in the confusing terrain of the Louisiana bayous. In short, Jackson needed a miracle.