John Randolph

John Randolph

by Henry Adams
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John Randolph by Henry Adams

This work, originally written in 1882, provides a biography of John Randolph, a prominent figure in American national politics in the early 1800s. Presenting relevant letters by Randolph, the book covers his relations with the Jeffersonians and Jacksonians.

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BN ID: 2940025461609
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 438 KB

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The author of this book is an unabashed liberal democrat. He argues that there are a number of myths and half-truths about American politics that need to be properly understood if progressives and the Democratic party are to win the presidency and govern effectively. The book has three parts: myths and realities of public opinion; current party coalitions - their strengths and weaknesses; a programme for progressive Democrats.

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Norman K. Risjord

Robert McColley has done an excellent job of reviving, editing, and evaluating this splendidly written piece of historical literature.
—Norman K. Risjord, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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