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Fraud of the century : Rutherford B. Hayes, Samuel Tilden, and the stolen election of 1876

Autor: Roy Morris
Editorial: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2003.
Edición/Formato:   Libro : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"In this work of popular history and scholarship, acclaimed historian and biographer Roy Morris, Jr., tells the extraordinary story of how, in America's centennial year, the presidency was stolen, the Civil War was almost reignited, and black Americans were consigned to nearly ninety years of legalized segregation in the South." "The bitter 1876 contest between Ohio Republican governor Rutherford B. Hayes and New  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Morris, Roy.
Fraud of the century.
New York : Simon & Schuster, c2003
(OCoLC)606930633
Persona designada: Rutherford Birchard Hayes; Samuel J Tilden; Rutherford Birchard Hayes; Samuel Jones Tilden
Tipo de material: Biografía, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: Roy Morris
ISBN: 0743223861 9780743223867
Número OCLC: 50754796
Descripción: 311 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contenido: Prologue: Election Night, 1876 7 --
1. American Mecca 19 --
2. A Third-Rate Nonentity 46 --
3. Centennial Sam 84 --
4. A Hot and Critical Contest 118 --
5. It Seemed as if the Dead Had Been Raised 164 --
6. Eight Villains to Seven Patriots 200 --
Epilogue: I Still Trust the People 241.
Responsabilidad: Roy Morris, Jr.
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"In this work of popular history and scholarship, acclaimed historian and biographer Roy Morris, Jr., tells the extraordinary story of how, in America's centennial year, the presidency was stolen, the Civil War was almost reignited, and black Americans were consigned to nearly ninety years of legalized segregation in the South." "The bitter 1876 contest between Ohio Republican governor Rutherford B. Hayes and New York Democratic governor Samuel J. Tilden is the most sensational, ethically sordid, and legally questionable presidential election in American history. The first since Lincoln's in 1860 in which the Democrats had a real chance of recapturing the White House, the election was in some ways the last battle of the Civil War, as the two parties fought to preserve or overturn what had been decided by armies just eleven years earlier." "Riding a wave of popular revulsion at the numerous scandals of the Grant administration and a sluggish economy, Tilden received some 260,000 more votes than his opponent. But contested returns in Florida, Louisiana, and South Carolina ultimately led to Hayes's being declared the winner by a specially created, Republican-dominated Electoral Commission after four tense months of political intrigue and threats of violence. President Grant took the threats seriously: he ordered armed federal troops into the streets of Washington to keep the peace."--BOOK JACKET.

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