Reagan's Revolution: The Untold Story of the Campaign That Started It All

Reagan's Revolution: The Untold Story of the Campaign That Started It All

Craig Shirley


Today's political scene appears not anything love it did thirty years in the past, and that's due regularly to Reagan's enormous reshaping of the Republican celebration. What few humans notice, although, is that Reagan's revolution didn't commence whilst he took workplace in 1980, yet in his failed presidential problem to Gerald Ford in 1975-1976. this is often the awesome tale of that historical campaign-one that, as Reagan positioned it, grew to become a celebration of "pale pastels" right into a nationwide celebration of "bold colors." that includes interviews with a myriad of politicos, newshounds, insiders, and observers, Craig Shirley relays fascinating, never-before-told anecdotes approximately Reagan, his employees, the crusade, the media, and the nationwide events and indicates how Reagan, rather than following the lead of the ever-weakening Republican celebration, introduced the social gathering to him and nearly single-handedly revived it.

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