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Rule and ruin : the downfall of moderation and the destruction of the Republican Party, from Eisenhower to the Tea Party / Geoffrey Kabaservice.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780199768400 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0199768404 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Description: xx, 482 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

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Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction JK 2356 .K33 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction JK 2356 K33 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
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Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 324.2734 Kabaservice (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (3rd) JK2356 .K33 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 459-465) and index.
Contents Note: The widening gyre: the Republican party at the 1960 convention -- Things fall apart: Advance magazine and the decay of the moderate establishment, 1961-63 -- The center cannot hold: the republican primaries of 1964 -- The blood-dimmed tide is loosed: the GOP and the Goldwater campaign, 1964 -- The ceremony of innocence is drowned: moderates attempt to regain control of the GOP, 1965 -- Full of passionate intensity: from rat finks to Reagan, 1966 -- The best lack all conviction: moderations' zenith and George Romney's rise and fall, 1967 -- Mere anarchy: moderate half-victories and the agonies of 1968 -- Some revelation is at hand: Richard Nixon's first year in office, 1969 -- The rough beast: Nixon and the breakup of the moderate Republican movement, 1970 -- Darkness drops: moderate republican decline from Nixon to Ford to Reagan, 1971-80 -- Slouching toward Bethlehem: the collapse of the moderate republicans, 1980-2010.

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