Know-Nothing Party

Know-Nothing Party: Selected full-text books and articles

The Know-Nothing Party in the South By W. Darrell Overdyke Louisiana State University Press, 1950
The Party of Fear: From Nativist Movements to the New Right in American History By David H. Bennett University of North Carolina Press, 1988
Librarian's tip: Chap. 7 "The Emergence of the Know Nothings"
The Civil War Party System: The Case of Massachusetts, 1848-1876 By Dale Baum University of North Carolina Press, 1984
Librarian's tip: Chap. 2 "The Political Realignment of the 1850s: Know-Nothingism and the Emergence of a Republican Majority"
Third Parties in American Politics By Howard P. Nash Jr.; M. B. Schnapper Public Affairs Press, 1959
Librarian's tip: Chap. 1 "The Anti-Masonic and Know-Nothing Parties"
Political Culture and Secession in Mississippi: Masculinity, Honor, and the Antiparty Tradition, 1830-1860 By Christopher J. Olsen Oxford University Press, 2000
Librarian's tip: Chap. 7 "Chance: Know-Nothings and the Political Culture"
The Rise and Fall of the American Whig Party: Jacksonian Politics and the Onset of the Civil War By Michael F. Holt Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian's tip: Discussion of the Know-Nothing Party begins on p. 909
Essays on American Antebellum Politics, 1840-1860 By Joel H. Silbey; William E. Gienapp; Thomas B. Alexander; Michael F. Holt; Stephen E. Maizlish; John J. Kushma Texas A&M University Press, 1982
Librarian's tip: "The Meaning of Nativism and and the Crisis of the Union: The Know-Nothing Movement in the Antebellum North" begins on p. 166
The Irish in the South, 1815-1877 By David T. Gleeson University of North Carolina Press, 2001
Librarian's tip: Chap. Seven "The Know-Nothing Challenge"
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