The Reckless Decade: America in the 1890s
Mr. Brands talked about his book, The Reckless Decade: America in the 1890s, published by St. Martin’s Press . He characterized the decade… read more
Mr. Brands talked about his book, The Reckless Decade: America in the 1890s, published by St. Martin’s Press . He characterized the decade as dealing with the end of the U.S. frontier West and looking forward to a new century, and in which populism was in conflict with political elitism. He described individuals such as Teddy Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan and William Jennings Bryant. close
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H. "Bill" W. Brands Professor Texas A&M University (College Station, TX)->History Department
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