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Democratic promise

Lawrence Goodwyn

Democratic promise

the Populist moment in America

by Lawrence Goodwyn

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Populism -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementLawrence Goodwyn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE661 .G67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 718 p. :
      Number of Pages718
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5201262M
      ISBN 100195019962
      LC Control Number75025462

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