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Three times the Democratic Party’s nominee for president (1896, 1900, and 1908), and Secretary of State under Woodrow Wilson, William Jennings Bryan voiced the concerns of many Americans left out of the post-Civil War economic growth. In this book, Robert W. Cherny traces Bryan’s major political crusades for a new currency policy, prohibition, and women’s suffrage, and against colonialism, monopolies, America’s entry into World War I, and the teaching of evolution in the public schools
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925. Geographic Name: United States Politics and government 1865-1933. On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners.
A Righteous Cause book. Three times the Democratic Party’s nominee for president (1896, 1900, and 1908) and secretary of state under Woodrow Wilson, William Jennings Bryan voiced the concerns of many Americans left out of the post–Civil War economic growth.
Genuine Reality: A Life of William James. The Secret Life of Bryan. Passion and Preferences: William Jennings Bryan and the 1896 Democratic Convention. P1: SJT 9780521888882pre CUUS071/Bensel 978 0 521 88888 2 This page intentionally left blank March 7, 2008 15:13.
His book is a serious and intelligent one that students, scholars, and a general public can read with pleasure and profit. -Martin Ridge, Annals of Iowa. The best short biography of Bryan. -Ferenc M. Szasz, Ohio History. Cherny has traced Bryan’s life in short compass and in a fashion that works well for the student and general reader. Hal Williams, Western Historical Quarterly. While Bryan's only official politrical positions was as a two-term congressman and secretary of state for a little over two years, he was one of the most influential politicians for the thirty years he was active in Democratic politics.
William Jennings Bryan is one of the most influential "failures" of American politics: a three-time Democratic nominee for president who, although he never won th. .In this astute biography, Bryan emerges as the embodiment of many of the major social patterns, reform movements, and political issues from the end of the Civil War to the mid-1920s.
In this book, Robert W. Cherny traces Bryan’s major political crusades for a new currency policy, prohibition, and women’s suffrage, and against colonialism, monopolies, America’s entry into World War I, and the teaching of evolution in the public schools. Drawing on Bryan’s writings and correspondence, Cherny presents Bryan’s key role in the Democratic Party’s transformation from a proponent of minimal government to an advocate of active government.
William Jennings Bryan (19 March 1860 – 26 July 1925) was an American lawyer, statesman, and politician. Success is brought by continued labor and continued watchfulness. We must struggle on, not for one moment hesitate, nor take one backward step. Illinois College Valedictory (1881).