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Author: 
Peter Goldman, Mark Miller, Tom Mathews, Andrew Murr, Thomas M. DeFrank
Reviewer: 
Roger Biles

Biles on Goldman and Miller and Mathews and Murr and DeFrank, 'Quest for the Presidency, 1992'


Peter Goldman, Mark Miller, Tom Mathews, Andrew Murr, Thomas M. DeFrank. Quest for the Presidency, 1992. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1994. xv + 742 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-89096-644-0.

Reviewed by Roger Biles (East Carolina State University)
Published on H-Pol (August, 1995)

The Presidency as Prize

Author: 
Sidney M. Milkis
Reviewer: 
Ballard C. Campbell

Campbell on Milkis, 'The President and the Parties: The Transformation of the American Party System since the New Deal'


Sidney M. Milkis. The President and the Parties: The Transformation of the American Party System since the New Deal. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993. xi + 404 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-508425-2.

Reviewed by Ballard C. Campbell (Northeastern University)
Published on H-Pol (July, 1995)

Author: 
Martin Shefter
Reviewer: 
Allan G. Bogue

Bogue on Shefter, 'Political Parties and the State'


Martin Shefter. Political Parties and the State. Princeton N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994. . $67.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-03284-9; $37.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-691-00044-2.

Reviewed by Allan G. Bogue (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
Published on H-Pol (June, 1995)

Table of Contents:

1. Political Parties and States

Author: 
Clyde P. Weed
Reviewer: 
Patrick D. Reagan

Reagan on Weed, 'The Nemesis of Reform: The Republican Party during the New Deal'


Clyde P. Weed. The Nemesis of Reform: The Republican Party during the New Deal. New York: Columbia University Press, 1994. xiv + 293 pp. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-08486-4.

Reviewed by Patrick D. Reagan (Tennessee Technological University)
Published on H-Pol (June, 1995)

Author: 
Richard K. Matthews
Reviewer: 
Kevin R. Kosar

Kosar on Matthews, 'If Men Were Angels: James Madison & the Heartless Empire of Reason'


Richard K. Matthews. If Men Were Angels: James Madison & the Heartless Empire of Reason. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1994. v + 297 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0643-6.

Reviewed by Kevin R. Kosar (New York University, Dept. of Politics)
Published on H-Pol (May, 1995)

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