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A history of presidential elections, from George Washington to Jimmy Carter

by Eugene Holloway Roseboom

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States -- Election,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEugene H. Roseboom, Alfred E. Eckes, Jr.
      ContributionsEckes, Alfred E., 1942- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183 .R69 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 355 p. ;
      Number of Pages355
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4411299M
      ISBN 100026048906
      LC Control Number79014845
      OCLC/WorldCa5029741

        The United States presidential election of was the 48th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, Carter, running as a Washington outsider and reformer, won a.   The Washington Post has been covering the American presidency from the nation’s capital for decades, and The Post’s site is a great repository of presidential stories from history.

      Jimmy Carter, the 39th president, was a peanut farmer. Ronald Reagan, the 40th president, was a famous movie star. And Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president, once worked chopping rails for fences. James Carter was the thirty-ninth President of the United States. He was a Georgian by birth, and his family lived there for several generations. He went to the local public school in the town of Plains. The United States presidential election that was held in made James Carter as the President Elect. This came after President Richard Nixon resigned owing to his involvement in the.

      Andrew Busch has provided the latter with Reagan's Victory: The Presidential Election of and the Rise of the Right. Busch gathers all the elements of that sour, unpredictable, bubbling, confused, but ultimately iconic affair: the issue context, the cast of contenders, the campaign dynamic, and a /5(8).   (“Why Carter Wins the Black Vote,” Time, April 5, ). Rev. Martin Luther King, Sr., hugs Democratic presidential candidate Jimmy Carter in Atlanta on Ap AP file.


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A history of presidential elections, from George Washington to Jimmy Carter by Eugene Holloway Roseboom Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. A history of presidential elections, from George Washington to Jimmy Carter Eugene H Roseboom ; Alfred E Eckes A SURVEY OF THE ISSUES, CANDIDATES, CAMPAIGNS OF EACH PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION AND AN EVALUATION OF EACH PRESIDENT AND HIS ADMINISTRATION.

The election of Jimmy Carter in brought deep political and cultural change to the American presidency. A southern Baptist with strong evangelical beliefs, Carter ran as a Washington outsider, promising to restore integrity to the presidency and trust in the federal government.

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Thomas Jefferson. Election results for every election, from to the present. Includes all candidates, their parties, number of electoral and popular votes. For the original method of electing the president and the vice president (elections of,and ), see Article II, Section 1, of the Constitution.

This page links to the results of those historical elections, including a larger map, results and synopsis of the race. An interactive version of each map is also available, letting you change history. To view maps and results from all prior presidential elections on a single page, see this historical elections timeline.

After the liberal George McGovern got pounded by Republican Richard Nixon in the presidential election, Carter decided the Democrats needed a centrist figure to regain the presidency in I cadged that from “Presidential Campaigns: From George Washington to George W.

Bush” (Oxford University, ). Author Paul F. Boller Jr.’s list of nasties against the aspirants includes. The United States presidential election was the 48th quadrennial presidential was held on Tuesday, November 2, Democrat Jimmy Carter of Georgia defeated incumbent Republican President Gerald Ford from 's win represented the lone Democratic victory in a presidential election held between and Turnout: % pp.

James Earl Carter Jr. (born October 1, ) is an American politician, philanthropist, and former farmer who served as the 39th president of the United States from to A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as a Georgia State Senator from to and as the 76th governor of Georgia from to Since leaving the presidency, Carter has remained active in Lieutenant: Lester Maddox.

Jimmy Carter (Democrat) The presidential election was the first held in the wake of the Watergate scandal, which had consumed the Nixon presidency and resulted in Gerald R. Ford becoming president. Second, he guessed correctly that in the first presidential election since President Richard M.

Nixon’s resignation, voters would be looking for an outsider to reform Washington. Mike Purdy is a presidential historian and author of Presidential Insults: What They Really Thought About Each Other – and What It Means to Us.

As an expert in presidential history and frequent media commentator on presidential history and politics, Mike runs as a public resource. He lives in Seattle, Washington.

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Jimmy Carter's victory in the election, for example, can be partly attributed to his emphasis on rebuilding the public trust after Watergate and his appeal as an uncorrupted Washington outsider.

Morality played a more dubious role in Herbert Hoover's defeat of Al Smith in Smith was not a moral reprobate, but he was a Roman Catholic. James Carter () Ronald Reagan (): Ronald Reagan was a fairly well-known actor before he ran and was elected for the President of the United States of America two terms in a row.

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Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Jimmy Carter, –, Dye, John Smith. History of the Plots and Crimes of the Great Conspiracy to Overthrow Liberty in America. Whitefish: Kissinger Publishing. Friess, Steve.

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12 Won by Democrats. 18 Times an incumbent has run for re-election. 13 Times an incumbent has won. (Losing incumbents were William Taft, Herbert Hoover, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter American History.