Civil War"s last campaign

James B. Weaver, the Greenback-Labor Party & the politics of race & section by Mark A. Lause

Publisher: University Press of America in Lanham, MD

Written in English
Cover of: Civil War
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  • Weaver, James B. 1833-1912,
  • Greenback Labor Party (U.S.),
  • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1880,
  • Sectionalism (United States) -- History -- 19th century,
  • Racism -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900,
  • United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects,
  • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Influence

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMark A. Lause.
LC ClassificationsE685 .L38 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6790946M
ISBN 100761819177
LC Control Number00053644

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