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Jon Lauck

Jon Lauck is the author of several books, including American Agriculture and the Problem of Monopoly (University of Nebraska Press); Daschle v. Thune: Anatomy of a High Plains Senate Race (University of Oklahoma Press), and Prairie Republic: The Political Culture of Dakota Territory (University of Oklahoma Press).

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Born in a Small Town
By: Jon Lauck
Posted: July 23, 2014
A review of Flyover Lives: A Memoir, by Diane Johnson and Small-Town Dreams: Stories of Midwestern Boys Who Shaped America, by John E. Miller Diane Johnson grew up in Moline, Illinois. Her father, originally from a small town in southeastern Iowa (Bloomfield), was a school principal and...
The Case for Iowa
By: Jon Lauck
Posted: December 26, 2011
A review of Grassroots Rules: How the Iowa Caucus Helps Elect American Presidents, by Christopher Hull;  The Iowa Precinct Caucuses: The Making of a Media Event, by Hugh Winebrenner and Dennis J. Goldford; and Why Iowa?: How Caucuses and Sequential Elections Improve the Presidential Nomi...