Coxey's Army

by Carlos A. Schwantes

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Distributed by the University of Nebraska Press for the University of Idaho Press
On May 1, 1894, a tattered and hungry army of unemployed people from the western and midwestern states converged on Washington DC in the first protest march on the nation's capital. Coxey's Army tells the story of the remarkable movement to persuade Congress and President Cleveland to create public works jobs and stimulate the American economy.

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ISBN9780893011741
Author
PublisherCaxton Press
Release date 01.01.1985
Pages count321
File size5.6 Mb
eBook formatPaperback, (torrent)En
Book rating4 (3 votes)

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