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The conservative revolution: the movement that remade America

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Publisher:
Free Press,
Pub. Date:
c1999.
Language:
English
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The triumph of the conservative movement in reshaping American politics is one of the great untold stories of the past fifty years. At the end of World War II, hardly anyone in public life would admit to being a conservative, but as Lee Edwards shows in this magisterial work, in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, a small group of committed men and women began to chip away at the liberal colossus, and their descendants would scale the ramparts of power in the 1980s and 1990s. Not even the fall of Newt Gingrich has changed the indisputable fact that the movement has truly rewritten the rules of American political life, and the republic will never be the same.
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9780684835006
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subject_facet Conservatism -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Republican Party (U.S.), United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989, United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
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