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

Farris, Scott. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Butler PL - Butler 324.973 FAR (Text) 73174005013390 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
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North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 324.973 FAR (Text) 30419101285605 Indiana Collection Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 324.973 FARRIS (Text) 30403001903541 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780762763788 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0762763787 (hc.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-333) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Presidential candidates > United States > Biography.
Presidents > United States > Election > History.
Political campaigns > United States > History.
United States > Politics and government.
United States > Biography.

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