The Resource The carnival campaign : how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever, Ronald G. Shafer

The carnival campaign : how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever, Ronald G. Shafer

Label
The carnival campaign : how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever
Title
The carnival campaign
Title remainder
how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever
Statement of responsibility
Ronald G. Shafer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Americans have come to expect that the nation's presidential campaigns will be characterized by a carnival atmosphere emphasizing style over substance. But this fascinating account of the pivotal 1840 election reveals how the now-unavoidable traditions of big money, big rallies, shameless self-promotion, and carefully manufactured candidate images first took root in presidential politics
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.973/58
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E390
LC item number
.S53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The carnival campaign : how the rollicking 1840 campaign of "Tippecanoe and Tyler too" changed presidential elections forever, Ronald G. Shafer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-269) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • EBR
  • JCR
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 279 pages
Isbn
9781613735404
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016019215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
1/859723
System control number
(OCoLC)944463651

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