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By one vote : the disputed presidential election of 1876

Autor: Michael F Holt
Editora: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2008.
Séries: American presidential elections.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Biografia : Publicação de governo estadual ou província : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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"With electoral votes disputed in three states, a Democrat winning the popular vote, and the Supreme Court stepping in to overrule Florida court decisions, the presidential election of 1876 was an eerie precursor to that of 2000. Rutherford Hayes's defeat of Samuel Tilden has been dubbed the "fraud of the century"; now one of America's preeminent political historians digs deeper to unravel its real significance."  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: History
Formato Físico Adicional: Online version:
Holt, Michael F. (Michael Fitzgibbon)
By one vote.
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, c2008
(OCoLC)679405461
Pessoa Denominada: Rutherford B Hayes; Samuel J Tilden; Rutherford Birchard Hayes; Samuel J Tilden; Rutherford B Hayes; Samuel J Tilden
Tipo de Material: Biografia, Publicação do governo, Publicação de governo estadual ou província, Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento: Livro, Recurso Internet
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Michael F Holt
ISBN: 9780700616084 070061608X 9780700617876 0700617876
Número OCLC: 225875119
Descrição: xiv, 300 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Conteúdos: Republicans' fall from grace --
A pivotal congressional session --
Previews --
The emergence of a Republican contender: Ohio's crucial election of 1875 --
Republicans' nomination --
Democrats are forced to straddle --
The campaign --
The elections of 1876 --
The disputed results --
The dispute resolved.
Título da Série: American presidential elections.
Responsabilidade: Michael F. Holt.
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With electoral votes disputed in three states, a Democrat winning the popular vote, and the Supreme Court stepping in to overrule Florida court decisions, the presidential election of 1876 was an  Ler mais...

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