1912: Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft & Debs-- the election that changed the country.

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Transcription of Annotations

Extensive notes on front and back endpapers concerning tidbits about the personal and professional lives of Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Woodrow Wilson, and Eugene V. Debs, the 1912 presidential conventions and elections, Roosevelt's Bull Moose Convention platform, Roosevelt as an inexhaustible public speaker, Debs' political activism and jail time, Wilson's racism and reluctance to join World War I, the health problems of Roosevelt and Wilson, and the rift between Roosevelt and Taft. Brian Lamb asks: “Where was the Progressive Party born?” Annotations by Brian Lamb in the margins and underlining of pertinent phrases throughout the book.

Citation

Chace, James, “1912: Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft & Debs-- the election that changed the country.,” One Book. One Author. One Hour., accessed December 6, 2022, http://booknotes.gmu.edu/items/show/661.

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Title

1912: Wilson, Roosevelt, Taft & Debs-- the election that changed the country.

Creator

Chace, James

Date

2004
Program air date: August 29, 2004

Description

James Chace's account of the 1912 Presidential Election.

Subject

"Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924."
"Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919."
"Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930."
"Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926."
"Presidents--United States--Election--1912."
"Presidential candidates--United States--History--20th century."
"Political parties--United States--History--20th century."

Source

Brian Lamb Booknotes Collection
Gift of Brian Lamb, 2011.

Publisher

Simon & Schuster
George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives

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Language

eng

Identifier

1189018
743203941