- Publisher: Columbia University Press; Early Printing edition (March 1, 1959)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0231022883
- ISBN-13: 978-0231022880
- Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1 pounds
- Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars See all reviews (1 customer review)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,388,683 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Martin Van Buren & the Making of the Democratic Party (Cloth) Hardcover – March 1, 1959
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This book is narrowly focused on the creation of the Democratic Party and Van Buren's role in it. Thus the time frame for the work is essentially limited to the elections of 1824 and 1828. The story as it unfolds here shows that Van Buren did not come to prominence out of thin air but had done yeoman's work in creating the embryo of the Democratic Party in New York State with the famous Albany Regency that controlled, or attempted to control, New York politics during this period.Read more ›