David R. Mayhew (2014). A Discussion of Fear Itself: The New Deal and the Origins of Our Time By Ira Katznelson. Perspectives on Politics, 12(3): 712-713. doi:10.1017/S1537592714001765.
(Review Symposia: The New Deal and U.S. Democracy) Southern members of Congress were essential to American policymaking during the New Deal era, which is extended in this book through 1952. It is an interesting and important story, and Ira Katznelson tells it nicely.
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