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The Resource Playing with fire : the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics, Lawrence O'Donnell

Playing with fire : the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics, Lawrence O'Donnell

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Playing with fire : the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics
Title
Playing with fire
Title remainder
the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence O'Donnell
Title variation
Playing with fire
Title variation remainder
the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The celebrated host of MSNBC's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell presents an account of the 1968 presidential election to evaluate its lasting influence on American politics and the Democratic party, exploring the pivotal roles of RFK and McCarthy, two high-profile assassinations and the Chicago riots
Summary
The celebrated host of MSNBC's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell presents an account of the 1968 presidential election to evaluate its lasting influence on American politics and the Democratic party, exploring the pivotal roles of RFK and McCarthy, two high-profile assassinations and the Chicago riots. Illustrations
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Writing style
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10600571
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DLC
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O'Donnell, Lawrence,
Dewey number
324.973/0904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E851
LC item number
.O33 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Presidents
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics
Label
Playing with fire : the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics, Lawrence O'Donnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
Seizing the moment -- Declaring war -- "Why isn't he a priest?" -- Sleepy Hollow -- "A hard and harsh moral judgment" -- Dump Johnson -- The general -- "We will never be young again" -- Old politics -- "A decent interval" -- Peace with honor -- Peter the hermit -- "Clean for Gene" -- The new Nixon -- "Nixon's the one" -- "Abigail said no" -- The poor people's campaign -- "Something bad is going to come of this" -- "Stand up and be counted" -- "It's not important what happens to me" -- "I've seen the promised land" -- The happy warrior -- Don't lose -- "Everything's going to be okay" -- Stop Nixon -- "Great television" -- The last liberal standing -- The peace plank -- "The whole world's watching" -- "The government of people in exile" -- The perfect crime -- Epilogue
Control code
973087457
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
484 pages
Isbn
9780399563140
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017031414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Playing with fire : the 1968 election and the transformation of American politics, Lawrence O'Donnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Seizing the moment -- Declaring war -- "Why isn't he a priest?" -- Sleepy Hollow -- "A hard and harsh moral judgment" -- Dump Johnson -- The general -- "We will never be young again" -- Old politics -- "A decent interval" -- Peace with honor -- Peter the hermit -- "Clean for Gene" -- The new Nixon -- "Nixon's the one" -- "Abigail said no" -- The poor people's campaign -- "Something bad is going to come of this" -- "Stand up and be counted" -- "It's not important what happens to me" -- "I've seen the promised land" -- The happy warrior -- Don't lose -- "Everything's going to be okay" -- Stop Nixon -- "Great television" -- The last liberal standing -- The peace plank -- "The whole world's watching" -- "The government of people in exile" -- The perfect crime -- Epilogue
Control code
973087457
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
484 pages
Isbn
9780399563140
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017031414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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