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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - John Burt
There have been many impressive books written about the Abraham Lincoln-Stephen Douglas debates during the 1858 Senate election in Illinois. Harry V. Jaffa, Harold Holzer and Allen Carl Guelzo all stand out for their analyses of one of the most important events in U.S. political history. So much so, it makes one wonder if there's anything really left to discuss.
Mr. Burt writes that the "hope of liberal politics is that it can establish a tradition of fair dealing among people of different interests and views."