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The Birth of Modern Politics

The Birth of Modern Politics

Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, and the Election of 1828

Book - 2009
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Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
ISBN: 9780195312874
0195312872
Branch Call Number: 324.7 Parsons 04/2009
Characteristics: xviii, 252 p., [16] p. of plates :,ill. ;,24 cm.

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May 16, 2011

What an interesting premise for a book? An obscure election almost two hundred years ago. Federalists, Jeffersonian Democrat-Republicans, Whigs, Jacksonian Democrats...
And yet, what an intriguing story. Parsons states his case clearly: the election of 1828 is where the genteel (and backroom) silk-stocking and tri-cornered hat politics of the Revolution gave way to the noisy mass-participatory presidential elections we understand today.
I really enjoyed this book.

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