BLAINE, James Gillespie, 1830-1893


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Bastert, Russell H. “Diplomatic Reversal: Frelinghuysen’s Opposition to Blaine’s Pan-American Policy in 1882." Mississippi Valley Historical Review 42 (1955-1956): 653-71.

___. “A New Approach to the Origins of Blaine’s Pan American Policy." Hispanic American Historical Review 39 (1959): 375-412.

Beale, Harriet Stanwood (Blaine), ed. Letters of Mrs. James G. Blaine. 2 vols. New York: Duffield & Co., 1908.

Blaine, James G. Political Discussions, Legislative, Diplomatic, and Popular, 1856-1886. Norwich, CT: Henry Bill Publishing Co., 1887.

___. “The Presidential Election of 1892." North American Review 15 (November 1892): 513-525.

___. Twenty Years of Congress: From Lincoln to Garfield. 2 vols. Norwich, Conn.: Henry Bill Publishing Co. 1884-1886

Coulter, E. Merton. “Amnesty for All Except Jefferson Davis: The Hill-Blaine Debate of 1876." Georgia Historical Quarterly 56 (Winter 1972): 453-94.

Crapol, Edward P. James G. Blaine: Architect of Empire. Wilmington, DE: SR Books, 2000.

Green, Steven K. “The Blaine Amendment Reconsidered." American Journal of Legal History 36 (January 1992): 38-69.

Hamilton, Gail. Biography of James G. Blaine. Norwich, Conn.: The Henry Bill Publishing Company, 1895.

Harrison, Robert. “Blaine and the Camerons: A Study in the Limits of Machine Power." Pennsylvania History 49 (July 1982): 157-75.

Healy, David. James G. Blaine and Latin America. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2001.

Johnson, Willis Fletcher. Life of James G. Blaine, “The Plumed Knight." 1892. Enlarged ed. Philadelphia: Atlantic Publishing Co., 1893.

Kitson, James T. “The Congressional Career of James G. Blaine, 1862-1876." Ph.D. dissertation, Case Western Reserve University, 1971.

Klinkhamer, Marie Carolyn. “The Blaine Amendment of 1875: Private Motives for Political Action." Catholic Historical Review 62 (April 1956): 15-49.

Maine. Legislature. Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of James Gillespie Blaine of Augusta. Augusta: Augusta, Burleigh & Flynt, 1893.

Muzzey, David S. James G. Blaine: A Political Idol of Other Days. 1943. Reprint. Port Washington, N.Y.: Kennikat Press, 1963.

Peel, Roy Victor. “James G. Blaine: A Study in Political Leadership." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago, 1927.

Peskin, Allan. “Blaine, Garfield, and Latin America: A New Look." Americas 36 (July 1979): 79-89.

Pierce, James W. Life of the Honorable James G. Blaine, Containing an Account of His Last Sickness and Death. Baltimore: R.H. Woodward & Co., 1893.

Rolde, Neil. Continental Liar From the State of Maine: James G. Blaine. Gardiner, Maine: Tilbury House Publishers, 2007.

Russell, Charles Edward. Blaine of Maine: His Life and Times. New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corp., 1931.

Sewell, Mike. “Political Rhetoric and Policy-Making: James G. Blaine and Britain." Journal of American Studies 24 (April 1990): 61-84.

Sherman, Thomas Henry. Twenty Years with James G. Blaine. New York: Grafton Press, 1928.

Spetter, Allan B. “Harrison and Blaine: Foreign Policy, 1889-1893." Indiana Magazine of History 65 (September 1969): 215-27.

Stanwood, Edward. James Gillespie Blaine. 1905. Reprint. New York: AMS Press, 1972.

Summers, Mark Wahlgren. Rum, Romanism, & Rebellion: The Making of a President 1884. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.

Tutorow, Norman E. James Gillespie Blaine and the Presidency. New York: Peter Lang Co., 1989.

Tyler, Alice Felt. The Foreign Policy of James G. Blaine. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1927. Reprinted, Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, 1965.

Volwiler, Albert T. “Harrison, Blaine, and American Foreign Policy, 1889-1893." Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 79 (1938): 637-48.

Wilgus, A. Curtis. “James G. Blaine and the Pan American Movement." Hispanic American Historical Review 5 (1922): 662-708.

Winchester, Richard C. “James G. Blaine and the Ideology of American Expansionism." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Rochester, 1966.