TITLE

The Party of Action

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Gerald W.
PUB. DATE
June 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;6/25/56, Vol. 134 Issue 26, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the book "The Fabulous Democrats: A History of the Democratic Party in Text and Pictures," by David L. Cohn. The book gives historical facts about Democratic Party in the U.S., including its role in the civil war campaign. The party has had such vitality that poor leadership and intellectual laziness maintained through long periods have not been able to kill it. The immortality of the Democratic Party lies in the fact that one can tell the truth about it and it still looks pretty good. The book is lavishly and, on the whole, judiciously illustrated. The cartoons of the early days are more than merely amusing, they are informative.
ACCESSION #
14434925

 

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