Newsweek editor Jon Meacham visits Google's Mountain View, CA headquarters to discuss his book "American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House." This event took place on December 2, 2008, as part of the Authors@Google series.
Jon Ellis Meacham is executive editor and executive vice president at Random House. He is a former editor-in-chief of Newsweek, a contributing editor to Time magazine, editor-at-large of WNET, and a commentator on politics, history, and religious faith in America.
Jon Meacham in American Lion has delivered the definitive human portrait of a pivotal president who forever changed the American presidency–and America itself.Find out more