The Resource How to Win an Election : an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians, (electronic resource)

How to Win an Election : an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians, (electronic resource)

Label
How to Win an Election : an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians
Title
How to Win an Election
Title remainder
an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
How to Win an Election is an ancient Roman guide for campaigning that is as up-to-date as tomorrow's headlines. In 64 BC when idealist Marcus Cicero, Rome's greatest orator, ran for consul (the highest office in the Republic), his practical brother Quintus decided he needed some no-nonsense advice on running a successful campaign. What follows in his short letter are timeless bits of political wisdom, from the importance of promising everything to everybody and reminding voters about the sexual scandals of your opponents to being a chameleon, putting on a good show for the masses, and constant
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Cicero, Quintus Tullius
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA6371.C4 .C248 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • ebrary
  • Freeman, Philip
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political campaigns
  • Election
  • Political wisdom
  • Politicians
  • Politics
  • Literature
  • Political Science
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Political campaigns
  • Political science
  • Rome
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
How to Win an Election : an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • A Note on the Translation
  • How to Win an Election
  • The Results of the Election
  • Glossary; Further Reading
Extent
1 online resource (125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841646
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613379726
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 337972
  • 22573/cttfnpw
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769343161
  • (OCoLC)ocn769343161
Label
How to Win an Election : an Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • A Note on the Translation
  • How to Win an Election
  • The Results of the Election
  • Glossary; Further Reading
Extent
1 online resource (125 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400841646
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613379726
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 337972
  • 22573/cttfnpw
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769343161
  • (OCoLC)ocn769343161

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