American Populism: A Social History 1877-1898
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American Populism: A Social History 1877-1898

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From the first crises in America's farming regions in the 1870s through the fracture and demise of grass-roots protest organizations at the end of the century. American Populism chronicles the Populists' battles with the dominant institutions of an industrializing nation. In this readable and balanced account, Robert McMath examines Populism's relation to the social and ec...more
Paperback, 245 pages
Published September 9th 1990 by Farrar Straus Giroux
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McMath tracks the rise and fall of Progressivism in the United States with special emphasis on early origins in Texas. Well worth the read.
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