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For the People: American Populist Movements from the Revolution to the 1850s

Ronald P. Formisano - History - 2008 - 328 pages
For the People offers a new interpretation of populist political movements from the Revolution to the eve of the Civil War and roots them in the disconnect between the theory ...
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Madness in the Making: The Triumphant Rise & Untimely Fall of America's Show ...

David Lindsay - Performing Arts - 2005 - 420 pages
"A fascinating history of the unexpected intersection of science, technology and show business." -John Steele Gordon, author of Hamilton's Blessing "Once upon a time, American ...
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The Gender of Freedom: Fictions of Liberalism and the Literary Public Sphere

Elizabeth Maddock Dillon - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 310 pages
In a sweeping reassessment of early American literature, The Gender of Freedom explores the workings of the literary public sphere—from its colonial emergence through the ...
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The Language of Democracy: Political Rhetoric in the United States and ...

Andrew Whitmore Robertson - History - 1995 - 264 pages
Tracing the history of political rhetoric in nineteenth-century America and Britain, Andrew W. Robertson shows how modern election campaigning was born. Robertson discusses ...
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