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The Resource Almost president : the men who lost the race but changed the nation, Scott Farris

Almost president : the men who lost the race but changed the nation, Scott Farris

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Almost president : the men who lost the race but changed the nation
Title
Almost president
Title remainder
the men who lost the race but changed the nation
Statement of responsibility
Scott Farris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles 12 men who have run for the presidency and lost, but who, even in defeat, have had a greater impact on American history than many of those who have served as president
Summary
Profiles individuals who ran for President but lost, describing each candidate's campaign and how, even in defeat, they revolutionized party ideologies, the election process, social barriers, and American democracy
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
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10034341
Cataloging source
DLC
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Farris, Scott
Dewey number
324.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176
LC item number
.F23 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Presidential candidates
  • Presidents
  • Political campaigns
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the men who lost the race but changed the nation
Label
Almost president : the men who lost the race but changed the nation, Scott Farris
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The concession -- Henry Clay, 1824, 1832, 1844 -- Stephen Douglas, 1860 -- William Jennings Bryan, 1896, 1900, 1908 -- Al Smith, 1928 -- Thomas E. Dewey, 1944, 1948 -- Adlai Stevenson, 1952, 1956 -- Barry Goldwater, 1964 -- George McGovern, 1972 -- Ross Perot, 1992, 1996 -- Al Gore, John Kerry, and John McCain, 2000, 2004, 2008
Control code
19512305
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 339 pages
Isbn
9780762763788
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011033001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(SKY)sky240307519
Label
Almost president : the men who lost the race but changed the nation, Scott Farris
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The concession -- Henry Clay, 1824, 1832, 1844 -- Stephen Douglas, 1860 -- William Jennings Bryan, 1896, 1900, 1908 -- Al Smith, 1928 -- Thomas E. Dewey, 1944, 1948 -- Adlai Stevenson, 1952, 1956 -- Barry Goldwater, 1964 -- George McGovern, 1972 -- Ross Perot, 1992, 1996 -- Al Gore, John Kerry, and John McCain, 2000, 2004, 2008
Control code
19512305
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 339 pages
Isbn
9780762763788
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2011033001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(SKY)sky240307519

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