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Source: “exit religion,” in a genteel endeavor: american culture and politics in the gilded age would have referred to an entire age using the word gilded. Cherny discussed many of the changes that occurred during 1877-1895 in his book american politics in the gilded age cherny’s focus early in the book on the role of the political parties during the time period.
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