The Resource The triumph of William McKinley : why the election of 1896 still matters, Karl Rove

The triumph of William McKinley : why the election of 1896 still matters, Karl Rove

Label
The triumph of William McKinley : why the election of 1896 still matters
Title
The triumph of William McKinley
Title remainder
why the election of 1896 still matters
Statement of responsibility
Karl Rove
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Examines "President William McKinley, whose 1896 campaign ended a bitter period of political gridlock and reformed and modernized his party, thereby creating a governing majority that dominated American politics for the next thirty-six years"--Amazon.com
  • President William McKinley's 1896 campaign ended a bitter period of political gridlock and reformed and modernized his party; the result was a governing majority that dominated American politics for the next thirty-six years. Rove shows how McKinley's strategies offer important lessons for both political parties today
Title
The triumph of William McKinley
Creator
Summary
A reassessment of the 1896 presidential election explores McKinley's role in ending a period of bitter political gridlock and reforming his party to create a governing majority that dominated politics for subsequent decades
Subject
Genre
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10455318
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.973/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E710
LC item number
.R87 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
why the election of 1896 still matters
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
why the election of 1896 still matters
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Karl Rove
Label
The triumph of William McKinley : why the election of 1896 still matters, Karl Rove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 441-450) and index
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  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-HIL
  • HOU-PAR
  • HOU-COL
  • HOU-WAL
  • HOU-FRA
  • HOU-RIN
  • HOU-KEN
  • HOU-MNT
  • HOU-STE
  • HOU-OAK
  • HOU-ALI
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sense of duty -- Early beginnings -- Political apprenticeship -- Rise and fall -- Three steps closer, one step back -- Resurrection -- The Major's war plan -- Audacious first strike -- The people against the bosses -- Democrats fall apart -- Maneuvering -- The battles begin -- McKinley gains traction -- High stakes in Springfield -- Last-minute attacks before St. Louis -- Battle for an idea -- Credentials and currency fights -- GOP Convention -- Republicans' shaky start -- The silver edge -- The logic of the situation -- Cross of gold -- Change course or fail -- Three revolts -- The front-porch campaign -- Message for the workingman -- Closing arguments -- Coercion and farm prices -- McKinley's triumph
Control code
ocn919068318
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 482 pages
Isbn
9781476752952
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015032290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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u1874460
System control number
  • (OCoLC)919068318
  • (Sirsi) a1874460

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