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Nixonland : the rise of a president and the fracturing of America / Rick Perlstein
Bib ID 4391750
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Perlstein, Rick, 1969-
 
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Edition 1st Scribner hardcover ed. 
Description New York : Scribner, 2008 
xiii, 881 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780743243025
0743243021
Summary

An account of the thirth-seventh presidency sets Nixon's administration against a backdrop of the tumultuous civil rights movement while offering insight into how key events in the 1960s set the stage for today's political divides.

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  • Preface
  • Book I
  • 1 Hell in the City of Angels
  • 2 The Orthogonian
  • 3 The Stench
  • 4 Ronald Reagan
  • 5 Long, Hot Summer
  • 6 School Was in Session...
  • 7 Batting Average
 
Notes

Formerly CIP.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 831- 835) and index.

Subjects Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.  |  Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1968.  |  Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1972.  |  United States -- Politics and government -- 1969-1974.  |  United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969.
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Rise of a president and the fracturing of America

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