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"An enthralling and well-written biography of Greeley. It brings to life his fascinating connections, thwarted ambitions, and importance to nineteenth-century American history. A cracking read."

"Beyond its complex and challenging thesis, this book is simply an exceptional work of history. Written in a brisk yet comprehensive style that will appeal to scholars and general readers alike, Horace Greeley is clear, logical, lucid, and concise. Lundberg's treatment of Greeley's New-Yorker years is both fresh and original, bringing to life the formative period in the editor's professional life. A compelling work of history on a timely, relevant topic."

"James M. Lundberg's fresh, timely approach to Greeley sheds new light not only on the influential editor himself, but also on his era. Alas, as Professor Lundberg persuasively shows, the newspaper revolution, which kindled such optimism in Greeley, did more to weaken the bonds of union than to strengthen them."

Horace Greeley
Print, Politics, and the Failure of American Nationhood
Publication Date: 2019
Status: Available
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Trim Size: 6" x 9"
Page Count: 248 pages
Illustrations: 6 b&w photos, 5 b&w illus.
ISBN: 9781421432878