The Pursuit of the White House: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics and History

The Pursuit of the White House: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics and History

by G. Scott Thomas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313257957

ISBN-13: 9780313257957

Pub. Date: 08/19/1987

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

G. Scott Thomas offers a complete statistical and descriptive guide to the fifty American presidential elections that were held between 1789 and 1984. The book is divided into two major sections, the first dealing with the elections as such and the second with the participation of the candidates, parties, and states. The Pursuit of the White House incorporates more

Overview

G. Scott Thomas offers a complete statistical and descriptive guide to the fifty American presidential elections that were held between 1789 and 1984. The book is divided into two major sections, the first dealing with the elections as such and the second with the participation of the candidates, parties, and states. The Pursuit of the White House incorporates more than 450 charts as well as concise summaries supplying comprehensive data on all aspects of presidential elections.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313257957
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/19/1987
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.06(d)
Lexile:
1130L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface

How to Use This Book

The Elections

All Republicans, All Federalists: 1789-1816

The Coming of Democracy: 1820-1852

Waving the Bloody Shirt: 1856-1900

The Road to Normalcy: 1904-1928

Rendezvous with Destiny: 1932-1956

Beyond the New Frontier: 1960-1984

The Participants

The Candidates

The Parties

The States

The Notes

Selected Bibliography

Index

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