The Great Sweepstakes of 1877 : a true story of southern grit, gilded age tycoons, and a race that galvanized the nation / Mark Shrager.
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|Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo||798.4 SHR (Text)||30090000713185||Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781493018888
- ISBN: 1493018884
- Physical Description: viii, 326 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
"In 1877 the members of the US Senate postponed all business for the day so that they might attend a horse race. This iconic, polarizing post-Civil War event is at the center of this book."-- Publisher's description.
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