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A funny thing happened on the way to the White House : humor, blunders, and other oddities from the presidential campaign trail

Author: Charles Osgood
Publisher: [New York] : Hyperion e-books, [2008]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A treasury of presidential campaign anecdotes from the past seventy years is a compendium of lighthearted speech excerpts, interviews, and press-conference quotes from the campaigns of such presidents as FDR, Truman, and JFK.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Biography
Biography Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Funny thing happened on the way to the White House.
New York : Hyperion, ©2008
(DLC) 2009280821
(OCoLC)181602411
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Osgood
ISBN: 9781401391713 1401391710 9781401391737 1401391737
OCLC Number: 234198186
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The election of 1948: Truman vs. Dewey --
The election of 1952: Eisenhower vs. Stevenson --
The election of 1956: Eisenhower vs. Stevenson --
The election of 1960: Kennedy vs. Nixon --
The election of 1964: Johnson vs. Goldwater --
The election of 1968: Nixon vs. Humphrey --
The election of 1972: Nixon vs. McGovern --
The election of 1976: Carter vs. Ford --
The election of 1980: Reagan vs. Carter --
The election of 1984: Reagan vs. Mondale --
The election of 1988: Bush vs. Dukakis --
The election of 1992: Clinton vs. Bush --
The election of 1996: Clinton vs. Dole --
The election of 2000: Bush vs. Gore --
The election of 2004: Bush vs. Kerry.
Responsibility: Charles Osgood.

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A treasury of presidential campaign anecdotes from the past seventy years is a compendium of lighthearted speech excerpts, interviews, and press-conference quotes from the campaigns of such presidents as FDR, Truman, and JFK.

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