The Crisis of the Old Order, 1919-1933
Houghton Mifflin, 1957 - 557 páginas
First of a projected series of 4 volumes interpreting the history of our times in terms of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. This volume presents a study of the years preceding Roosevelt's first term.
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III On election day Smith received 87 electoral votes , Hoover 444 . The Republican victory tore gaping holes in ... Hoover polled 58 per cent of the popular vote as against Smith's 40.7 per cent . Actually analysis of the returns might ...
Farley had held a few votes in reserve for the second ballot , knowing the importance of showing an increase each time round . But the results showed no conclusive change — Roosevelt up 161/2 votes , Smith down 71/2 votes , Garner ...
... chiefly through up - State vote , cannot afford to surrender its control to the organization in New York City . ... not be bound by the Democratic caucus and which , with the Republicans , would have enough votes to stop Sheehan .
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THE CRISIS OF THE OLD ORDER: 1919-1933, The Age Of Roosevelt, Volume ICrítica de los usuarios - Kirkus
In Schlesinger's view, Roosevelt is the summation of an era in American social, political and economic life. He corresponds, in this respect, to Napoleon; anything about him, whether bearing directly ... Leer comentario completo
The crisis of the old order, 1919-1933Crítica de los usuarios - Not Available - Book Verdict
While a lot of ink has been spilled profiling FDR, Schlesinger's three-volume work remains among the best efforts. Released in the late 1950s, the trio begins with a broader overview of his early ... Leer comentario completo