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Author Keyssar, Alexander.

Title The right to vote : the contested history of democracy in the United States / Alexander Keyssar.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  JK1846 .K48 2000    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  JK1846    Available
Edition Rev. ed.
Description xxvi, 467 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-450) and index.
Contents Part I: The road to partial democracy. In the beginning -- Democracy ascendant -- Backsliding and sideslipping -- Part II: Narrowing the portals. Know-nothings, radicals, and redeemers -- The redemption of the North -- Women's suffrage -- Part I
Subject Suffrage -- United States -- History.
Voting -- United States -- History.
Added Title Contested history of democracy in the United States
ISBN 9780465005024 (pbk.)
0465005020 (pbk.)