In The Bank WarPaul Kahan explores the struggle between Andrew Jackson and the federal banking system. As History Buff Dan notes in his intro to an interview with Kahan, the Bank War was as instrumental in shaping U.S. history as the American Civil War. And Kahan weighs in on the $20 bill debate, revealing why it is a good idea to take Jackson off the federal currency.


Show Notes & Further Reading

Kahan, Paul. The Bank War: Andrew Jackson, Nicholas Biddle, and the Fight Over American Finances. Westholme Publishing, 2015.


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