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The 1940 presidential election was the first election that featured a sitting president running for a third term. It was also an election conducted in the midst of a growing world war and debates over the involvement of the United States.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Half Title, Title Page, Copyright, Dedication
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  1. Table of Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Editors’ Foreword
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-5
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  1. 1. Roosevelt and the Democrats in the 1930s: Triumph and Troubles
  2. pp. 6-38
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  1. 2. The Republicans: "We Want Willkie"
  2. pp. 39-77
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  1. 3. The Democrats: "The Sphinx"
  2. pp. 78-130
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  1. 4. The Campaign: The Challenger vs. The "Champ"
  2. pp. 131-165
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  1. 5. The Election: "Another Great Democratic Victory"
  2. pp. 166-184
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  1. Epilogue
  2. pp. 185-196
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  1. Appendix A: Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Address Accepting the Democratic Party Nomination for President, July 19, 1940
  2. pp. 197-206
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  1. Appendix B: 1940 Presidential Election Results
  2. pp. 207-208
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  1. Appendix C: Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Inauguration Speech, January 20, 1941
  2. pp. 209-212
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 213-240
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  1. Bibliographical Essay
  2. pp. 241-250
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 251-264
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  1. Back Cover
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  1. Photo Gallery
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780700624034
Related ISBN
9780700624027
MARC Record
OCLC
973010068
Pages
272
Launched on MUSE
2017-03-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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