The Triumph of William McKinley

By Karl Rove
Why the Election of 1896 Still Matters


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The 1896 political environment resembles that of today: an electorate being transformed by a growing immigrant population, an uncertain economy disrupted by new technologies, growing income inequality, and basic political questions the two parties could not resolve. McKinley’s winning presidential campaign addressed these challenges and reformed his party.

About the Author

Karl Rove served as Senior Advisor to President George W. Bush from 2000-2007 and Deputy Chief of Staff from 2004-2007. He now writes a weekly op-ed for The Wall Street Journal and is a Fox News contributor. Rove was president of Karl Rove + Company, an Austin-based public affairs firm that was involved in over seventy-five campaigns for Republican candidates for president, governor and senator, as well as handling non-partisan causes and non-profit groups.

Product Description

Publisher : Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition (July 12, 2016)
Paperback : 496 pages
ISBN : 978-1476752969
Item Weight : 1.125 pounds
Dimensions : 6 x 1.25 x 9 inches

Additional information

Weight 18 oz
Dimensions 6 × 1.25 × 9 in