The Center Cannot Hold - The 1960 Presidential Election and the Rise of Moder Conservatism
The 1960 Presidential Election and the Rise of Modern Conservatism, Laura Jane Gifford, Hardcover
Gifford examines the 1960 presidential election and the ways in which it
represented a turning point for the Republican Party and conservatism. Focusing
on the key Republican personalities involved - Nelson A. Rockefeller, Richard
Nixon, and Barry Goldwater - she makes the case that up until this pivotal
election there was a wide spectrum of politics within the Republican Party.