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That Tuesday in November

How Presidential Elections Changed History

Like many aspects of the nation's history, its elections have had their share of behind the scenes activity and drama. This work is an examination of each of the presidential contests and some of the unusual events surrounding them such as the back room convention deals, compromised candidates, campaign strategies, both successful and failures; and major effects on the outcomes due to such inventions as television. Les mer
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Like many aspects of the nation's history, its elections have had their share of behind the scenes activity and drama. This work is an examination of each of the presidential contests and some of the unusual events surrounding them such as the back room convention deals, compromised candidates, campaign strategies, both successful and failures; and major effects on the outcomes due to such inventions as television. In some cases, a swing of just a few votes to another candidate could have had a profound effect on America's future.

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Preface

Chapter 1: 1788-89: George Washington

Chapter 2: 1800: John Adams vs. Thomas Jefferson

Chapter 3: 1820: James Monroe

Chapter 4: 1824: John Quincy Adams vs. Andrew Jackson

Chapter 5: 1852: Franklin Pierce vs. Winfield Scott

Chapter 6: 1860: Abraham Lincoln vs. Stephen Douglas

Chapter 7: 1864: Abraham Lincoln vs. George C. McClellan

Chapter 8: 1876: Rutherford B. Hayes vs. Samuel J. Tilden

Chapter 9: 1892: Grover Cleveland vs. Benjamin Harrison

Chapter 10: 1896: William McKinley vs. William Jennings Bryan

Chapter 11: 1900: William McKinley, incumbent vs. William Jennings Bryan

Chapter 12: 1912: William Howard Taft vs. Woodrow Wilson and Theodore Roosevelt

Chapter 13: 1916: Woodrow Wilson vs. Charles Hughes

Chapter 14: 1932: Herbert Hoover vs. Franklin D. Roosevelt

Cahpter 15: 1944: Franklin D. Roosvelt vs. Thomas Dewey

Chapter 16: 1948: Harry S Truman vs. Thomas Dewey

Chapter 17: 1960: John F. Kennedy vs. Richard Nixon

Chapter 18: 1968: Richard Nixon vs. Hubert Humphrey

Chapter 19: 1972: Richard Nixon vs. George McGovern

Chapter 20: 1980: Jimmy Carter vs. Ronald Reagan

Chapter 21: 1992: George H.W. Bush vs. Bill Clinton and Ross Perot

Chapter 22: 2000: George W. Bush vs. Al Gore

Chapter 23: 2008: Barack Obama vs. John McCain

Chapter 24: 2012: Barack Obama vs. Mitt Romney

Chapter 25: 2016: Donald J. Trump vs. Hillary Rodham Clinton

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