Book Discussion on The Upset That Wasn't

Mr. Gullan talked about his book, The Upset That Wasn’t: Harry Truman and the Crucial Election of 1948, published by Ivan R.… read more

Mr. Gullan talked about his book, The Upset That Wasn’t: Harry Truman and the Crucial Election of 1948, published by Ivan R. Dee, Inc.. The book is about the election that has long been considered the greatest political upset in American history. In the book, the author attributes the Democratic victory, contradicting polls predicting a Republican win, to the greater effectiveness of Truman’s populist cross-country whistle stop campaign conducted from the rear platform of a train. After his prepared remarks he signed his book and talked to guests. close

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Book Discussion on The Upset That Wasn't

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118226-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Feb 6, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 5, 1999

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  • Feb 06, 1999 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 1999 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 07, 1999 | 6:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 1999 | 2:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 05, 1999 | 2:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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