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Charles W. Calhoun

Charles W. Calhoun is a professor of history at East Carolina University. A former National Endowment for the Humanities fellow, Calhoun is the author or editor of four books, including The Gilded Age, and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era. He lives in Greenville, North Carolina.

Charles W. Calhoun

From Bloody Shirt to Full Dinner Pail

Charles W. Calhoun
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Hill and Wang

A short, elegant overview of politics at the close of the nineteenth century

In the wake of civil war, American politics were racially charged and intensely sectionalist, with politicians...

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Benjamin Harrison

The American Presidents

Charles W. Calhoun; Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., General Editor
Henry Holt and Co.
Times Books

The scion of a political dynasty ushers in the era of big government

Politics was in Benjamin Harrison's blood. His great-grandfather signed the Declaration and his grandfather, William...

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