The Origins of the Republican Party / Edition 1

The Origins of the Republican Party / Edition 1

by William E. Gienapp
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195055012

ISBN-13: 9780195055016

Pub. Date: 03/28/1988

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195055016
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1988
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
582
Product dimensions:
6.19(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction3
1.The Presidential Election of 185213
2.The Collapse of the Second Party System37
3.Nebraska and Nativism69
4.The Confusion of Fusion103
5.The Failure of Fusion129
6.New Issues, New Leaders, New Organizations167
7.Launching the Republican Party189
8.The Formation of a National Party Organization239
9.Spring Breakthrough273
10.The Nomination of Fremont305
11.Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Speech, Free Men, Fremont347
12.The Fremont Campaign375
13.A Victorious Defeat413
Bibliography449
Statistical Appendix475
Tables482
Index553

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