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The Resource Herbert Hoover : a life, Glen Jeansonne, with David Luhrssen

Herbert Hoover : a life, Glen Jeansonne, with David Luhrssen

Label
Herbert Hoover : a life
Title
Herbert Hoover
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Glen Jeansonne, with David Luhrssen
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Prizewinning historian Glen Jeansonne delves into the life of our most misunderstood president, offering up a surprising new portrait of Herbert Hoover -- dismissing previous assumptions and revealing a political Progressive in the mold of Theodore Roosevelt, and the most resourceful American since Benjamin Franklin. --
Assigning source
adapted from dust jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.91/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E802
LC item number
.J429 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Herbert Hoover : a life, Glen Jeansonne, with David Luhrssen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Quaker orphan on the frontier -- Cardinal red -- The great engineer -- The great humanitarian -- Samaritan to a continent -- Secretary of commerce, locomotive of the economy -- Into the White House -- Getting a grip on the presidency -- Holding a finger in the dike -- Fighting the Depression -- Democracy is a harsh employer -- Challenging the New Deal -- Politics and diplomacy before the second great war -- The maelstrom of war -- The Truman years -- The Republicans return to power -- Tempest and triumph
Control code
1680397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 455 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101991008
Lccn
2016005097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1680397
  • (Sirsi) 1680397
  • (OCoLC)935193212
Label
Herbert Hoover : a life, Glen Jeansonne, with David Luhrssen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Quaker orphan on the frontier -- Cardinal red -- The great engineer -- The great humanitarian -- Samaritan to a continent -- Secretary of commerce, locomotive of the economy -- Into the White House -- Getting a grip on the presidency -- Holding a finger in the dike -- Fighting the Depression -- Democracy is a harsh employer -- Challenging the New Deal -- Politics and diplomacy before the second great war -- The maelstrom of war -- The Truman years -- The Republicans return to power -- Tempest and triumph
Control code
1680397
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vii, 455 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101991008
Lccn
2016005097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1680397
  • (Sirsi) 1680397
  • (OCoLC)935193212

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