John William Mccormack

Author: Garrison Nelson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
ISBN: 9781628925418
Size: 16.68 MB
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The book details the roles McCormack played in the creation of Social Security and the passage of Lend-Lease, Medicare and Medicaid as well as the secret funding of the atomic bomb.

John William Mccormack

Author: Garrison Nelson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1628925175
Size: 23.43 MB
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John William McCormack: A Political Biography sheds light on the behind-the-curtain machinations of American politics and the origins of the modern-day Democratic party, facilitated through McCormack's triumphs.

John William Mccormack

Author: Garrison Nelson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
ISBN: 9781628925166
Size: 45.78 MB
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John William McCormack: A Political Biography sheds light on the behind-the-curtain machinations of American politics and the origins of the modern-day Democratic party, facilitated through McCormack's triumphs.

The Austin Boston Connection

Author: Anthony Champagne
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 1603443266
Size: 26.66 MB
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"The Austin-Boston Connection "analyzes the importance of the friendships (especially mentor-protege relationships) and enmi-ties within congressional delegations, regional affinities, and the lynchpin practice of appointing the Democratic ...

Mr Speaker

Author: James Grant
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451611090
Size: 43.59 MB
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James Grant’s enthralling biography of Thomas B. Reed, Speaker of the House during one of the most turbulent times in American history—the Gilded Age, the decades before the ascension of reformer President Theodore Roosevelt—brings to ...

Pick Nick

Author: John E Semonche
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780997400908
Size: 79.18 MB
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Pick Nickis a fascinating and intimate political biography of the Congressman Nick Galifianakis who served the citizens of North Carolina in the turbulent 1960s."

Clement Attlee

Author: John Bew
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190203404
Size: 10.89 MB
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Part I. Patriot, citizen, soldier, 1889-1918 -- Introduction: the red flag -- With apologies to Rudyard Kipling -- News from nowhere -- The soldier -- Part II. The making of a politician, 1918-1931 -- Looking backward -- Building Jerusalem ...

While The Music Lasts

Author: William M. Bulger
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
ISBN:
Size: 37.10 MB
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A powerful Massachusetts politician describes his childhood in Irish South Boston, his struggle to get an education, his colorful political career, and the inside game of politics. 35,000 first printing. Tour.

The Chief

Author: David Nasaw
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547524722
Size: 78.37 MB
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David Nasaw's magnificent, definitive biography of William Randolph Hearst is based on newly released private and business papers and interviews.

Pathways To The Us Supreme Court

Author: Garrison Nelson
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9781137336026
Size: 79.43 MB
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Pathways to the U.S. Supreme Court is a quantitative-historical recapitulation of the routes taken to the US Supreme Court by the 112 Justices who were confirmed by the Senate and served, and the 28 others whose candidacies for confirmation ...