The Paradox of Tar Heel Politics: The Personalities, Elections, and Events That Shaped Modern North Carolina / Edition 2

The Paradox of Tar Heel Politics: The Personalities, Elections, and Events That Shaped Modern North Carolina / Edition 2

by Rob Christensen
     
 

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Paradox of Tar Heel Politics: The Personalities, Elections, and Events That Shaped Modern North Carolina

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807871515
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
10/04/2010
Edition description:
Second Edition, Revised and Updated
Pages:
376
Sales rank:
879,301
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

Prologue 7

Chapter 1 The Simmons Machine 34

Chapter 2 The Shelby Dynasty 62

Chapter 3 Branchhead Boys 109

Chapter 4 The Last of the Conservative Democrats 154

Chapter 5 Dixie Dynamo 179

Chapter 6 Jessecrats 203

Chapter 7 Jim Hunt and the Democratic Revival 235

Chapter 8 Phoenix Rising 261

Chapter 9 A New Century 287

Epilogue 311

Appendix 319

Notes 323

Index 345

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