Discusses the origins and growth of America"s political parties, the first of which grew out of the differences between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson in 1792.
|Statement||by Fred J. Cook.|
|Series||A First book|
|LC Classifications||JK2288 .C6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||90|
|LC Control Number||77161834|
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