John William Mccormack

Author: Garrison Nelson
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1628925183
Size: 40.29 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: 9781628925418
Size: 14.69 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.

Clement Attlee

Author: John Bew
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190203404
Size: 78.82 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 ...

Mario Cuomo

Author: William O'Shaughnessy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0823274268
Size: 31.28 MB
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Governor Mario Cuomo's life and accomplishments are part of the public record, but in Mario Cuomo: Remembrances of a Remarkable Man, William O'Shaughnessy gives readers an exclusive and a deeply personal, behind-the-scenes look at the ...

Alben Barkley

Author: James K. Libbey
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813167159
Size: 26.84 MB
Format: PDF
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James K. Libbey provides a full-length biography of this larger-than-life personality as Barkley transitioned from local politician to congressman, then senator, senate majority leader, vice president, and senator once again.

John Von Neumann

Author: Norman Macrae
Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.
ISBN: 082182676X
Size: 28.57 MB
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Attractive four-color cover. This is a biography, and should do well in a number of different subject areas beyond mathematics (can be promoted in the general sciences areas).

Ed Muskie Made In Maine

Author: James L. Witherell
Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers and Cadent Publishing
ISBN: 0884483924
Size: 35.25 MB
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This insightful biography covers the life and career of Edmund "Ed" Muskie, from his childhood in Rumford, Maine, to his years as the governor of Maine.

Solar Bones

Author: Mike McCormack
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 178689128X
Size: 40.83 MB
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Mike McCormack captures with tenderness and feeling, in continuous, flowing prose, a whole life, suspended in a single hour.