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Author Dallek, Matthew, 1969-

Title The right moment : Ronald Reagan's first victory and the decisive turning point in American politics / Matthew Dallek.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  973.927 R228Bd 2004    ---  Available
Description xi, 298 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Originally published: New York : Free Press, c2000. With a new afterword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-284) and index.
Contents Introduction : the critical years -- The giant killer -- The anticommunist -- Are you now, or have you ever been, a liberal? -- Run Ronnie run -- You've got to get those kids out of there -- A bunch of kooks -- Charcoal alleys -- The George Wallace of California -- The search for order -- Prairie fire.
Subject California -- Politics and government -- 1951-
Governors -- California -- Election.
Reagan, Ronald, 1911-2004.
Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 -- Case studies.
ISBN 0195174070 (pbk. : acid-free paper)

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