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The Resource Battleground 1948 : Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history, Robert E. Hartley, (electronic resource)

Battleground 1948 : Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history, Robert E. Hartley, (electronic resource)

Label
Battleground 1948 : Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history
Title
Battleground 1948
Title remainder
Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Hartley
Title variation
Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartley, Robert E
Dewey number
977.3/04
LC call number
E815
LC item number
.H37 2013
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Stevenson, Adlai E.
  • Douglas, Paul H.
  • Democratic Party (Ill.)
  • Presidents
  • Elections
  • Illinois
Label
Battleground 1948 : Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history, Robert E. Hartley, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Democrats disintegrate -- Republican revival -- Feeding a political organization -- A Democratic savior appears -- A machine in trouble -- 1947: a year of decisions -- National battle lines drawn -- The Illinois picture: muddled -- Political explosion in Centralia -- Lineup takes shape -- Newspaper wars and politics -- Opening blows -- January 1948 -- February 1948 -- March 1948 -- A time for ceremonies -- April 1948 -- May 1948 -- June 1948 -- July 1948 -- Beginning of the end -- August 1948 -- The exposé drama builds -- September 1948 -- Truman at Illinois crossroads -- The curtain falls -- October 1948 -- Conclusion -- The road ahead -- The press in retrospect -- The rearview mirror
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000980702
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780809332663
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000551
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000980702
Label
Battleground 1948 : Truman, Stevenson, Douglas, and the most surprising election in Illinois history, Robert E. Hartley, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Democrats disintegrate -- Republican revival -- Feeding a political organization -- A Democratic savior appears -- A machine in trouble -- 1947: a year of decisions -- National battle lines drawn -- The Illinois picture: muddled -- Political explosion in Centralia -- Lineup takes shape -- Newspaper wars and politics -- Opening blows -- January 1948 -- February 1948 -- March 1948 -- A time for ceremonies -- April 1948 -- May 1948 -- June 1948 -- July 1948 -- Beginning of the end -- August 1948 -- The exposé drama builds -- September 1948 -- Truman at Illinois crossroads -- The curtain falls -- October 1948 -- Conclusion -- The road ahead -- The press in retrospect -- The rearview mirror
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000980702
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780809332663
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013000551
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000980702

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