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American party system

Charles Edward Merriam

American party system

an introduction to the study of political parties in the United States

by Charles Edward Merriam

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Political parties -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statementby Charles Edward Merriam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2265 .M4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 439 p.
      Number of Pages439
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6644196M
      LC Control Number22010249
      OCLC/WorldCa986766

      The third party system in the South was defined by the Republican attempt to enfranchise, and the Democratic attempt to suppress, African-American men as voters. Democrats eventually won this battle, but not until the turn of the century.


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