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Whistlestop

John Dickerson

Whistlestop

my favorite stories from presidential campaign history

by John Dickerson

  • 49 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidential candidates,
  • Election,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Presidents,
  • Political campaigns,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-423) and index.

    StatementJohn Dickerson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176.1 .D5284 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 439 pages
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27214957M
    ISBN 10145554048X
    ISBN 109781455540488
    OCLC/WorldCa932174104

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    About this Item: Whistlestop, Paperback. Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Minor Shelfwear. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. Whistlestop Bookshop is an independent bookseller in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in the lovely and historic Cumberland Valley in southcentral Pennsylvania. The objective of our business is to put the right books in the hands of the right people. In other words, if you want a specific book, we either have it or can order it for you/5.

      From Face the Nation moderator and Slate columnist John Dickerson come the stories behind the stories of the most memorable moments in American presidential campaign history. More information at. The National Book Review "Whistlestop, [a] breezy but substantive account of key presidential campaign moments."—Christian Science Monitor "These stories illustrate that although this election is unusual, it's not unprecedented Dickerson's book is an edifying reminder that human beings don't change.


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