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When America liked Ike : how moderates won the 1952 presidential election and reshaped American politics / Gary A. Donaldson.

Author/Creator:
Donaldson, Gary, author.
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 137 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1952.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.
Politics and government.
Presidents -- Election.
United States.
Summary:
"In this book, Gary Donaldson argues that the 1952 presidential election, which exposed deep internal divisions on the left and the right, set the stage for the current U.S. political landscape. This book will prove an invaluable resource to readers, students, and scholars interested in rooting out the origins of our contemporary political landscape, on the right and the left"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: Introduction
Abbreviations
Chapter 1: "Background to the Age, and the Scramble to Nominate Eisenhower"
Chapter 2: Stevenson of Illinois
Chapter 3: Eisenhower Decides to Run
Chapter 4: Truman Decides Not to Run
Chapter 5: Democrats on the Periphery: Russell and Kefauver and the Democratic Party Primaries
Chapter 6: The1952 Campaign as the Beginning of the Future of American Politics
Chapter 7: Conventions
Chapter 8: The Campaign
Election Statistics
Bibliography.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Donaldson, Gary, author. When America liked Ike
ISBN:
9781442211759
144221175X
9781442211773
OCLC:
744296626
Publisher Number:
99969973148
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