We continue our audio book series with Gordon Comstock reading chapters 16, 17 and 18 of Gustavus Myer's History of Tammany Hall.
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Chapter Headings in this episode:
Chapter 16 - "Barnburners" and "Hunkers", 1846 - 1850
Chapter 17 - Defeat and Victory, 1850 - 1852
Chapter 18 -"Hardshells" and "Softshells", 1852 - 1853
Books/information mentioned in this episode:
Barnburners and Hunkers
James K. Polk
The Astor House
Mexican - American War
Definition of Cupidity
The Wilmot Proviso
Effect of the California Gold Rush on New York
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