The Vital South: How Presidents are Elected

Twin brothers Professors Earl and Merle Black discussed their book, [The Vital South: How Presidents Are Elected], published by Harvard… read more

Twin brothers Professors Earl and Merle Black discussed their book, [The

Vital South: How Presidents Are Elected], published by Harvard University Press. They talked about the

politics of the eleven states comprising the old Confederacy, which

they argued were of vital importance in presidential elections because of their size and their political unity. close

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The Vital South: How Presidents are Elected

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 03, 1992 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 04, 1992 | 11:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 03, 1992 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 03, 1992 | 11:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1992 | 2:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 04, 1992 | 6:55am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1992 | 11:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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