Know-Nothing Party: Selected full-text books and articles
Nativism and Slavery: The Northern Know Nothings and the Politics of the 1850's Oxford University Press, 1992
Brass-Knuckle Crusade: The Great Know-Nothing Conspiracy, 1820-1860 Hastings House, 1960
The Party of Fear: From Nativist Movements to the New Right in American History 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 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"
The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States Basic Books, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Four "Know-Nothings, Radicals, and Redeemers"
Third Parties in American Politics 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 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 Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of the Know-Nothing Party begins on p. 909
Essays on American Antebellum Politics, 1840-1860 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
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