The Resource Speaker Jim Wright : power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics, J. Brooks Flippen

Speaker Jim Wright : power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics, J. Brooks Flippen

Label
Speaker Jim Wright : power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics
Title
Speaker Jim Wright
Title remainder
power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics
Statement of responsibility
J. Brooks Flippen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
TxU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flippen, J. Brooks
Dewey number
  • 328.73/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E 840.8 .W75 F55 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Jim
  • United States
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Wright, Jim
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Orators
  • United States
Label
Speaker Jim Wright : power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics, J. Brooks Flippen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [401]-511) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The long shadow of scandal : the forgotten legacy -- The foundations for success : family and childhood (1922/1939) -- The lessons of life : college and war (1939/1944) -- Ambition and frustration : state legislature (1944/1948) -- Preparation and payoff : businessman, mayor, and election to Congress (1948/1954) -- Learning the ropes : the new congressman (1954/1956) -- Building a record : the Eisenhower years (1956/1960) -- Challenges : the Kennedy years (1960/1963) -- Access to power : Johnson takes control (1963/1965) -- The rough path forward : years of change (1965/1968) -- Old school : a moderate in the Nixon years (1968/1972) -- Bombshell : the Watergate crisis (1972/1974) -- The ripples of Watergate : a new congress and new opportunity (1972/1976) -- The new majority leader : critical decisions in an age of partisanship (1976/1978) -- The struggle for unity : the Carter years (1978/1980) -- A challenge like none before : Reagan (1980/1982) -- Rallying the opposition : friends and enemies (1982/1986) -- On the mountaintop : Speaker of the House (1986/1989) -- In the valley : resignation and its aftermath (1987/2015) -- Epilogue. The politics of scandal and the judgment of history
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 527 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781477315149
Lccn
2017037707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1002419108
  • (OCoLC)on1002419108
Label
Speaker Jim Wright : power, scandal, and the birth of modern politics, J. Brooks Flippen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [401]-511) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The long shadow of scandal : the forgotten legacy -- The foundations for success : family and childhood (1922/1939) -- The lessons of life : college and war (1939/1944) -- Ambition and frustration : state legislature (1944/1948) -- Preparation and payoff : businessman, mayor, and election to Congress (1948/1954) -- Learning the ropes : the new congressman (1954/1956) -- Building a record : the Eisenhower years (1956/1960) -- Challenges : the Kennedy years (1960/1963) -- Access to power : Johnson takes control (1963/1965) -- The rough path forward : years of change (1965/1968) -- Old school : a moderate in the Nixon years (1968/1972) -- Bombshell : the Watergate crisis (1972/1974) -- The ripples of Watergate : a new congress and new opportunity (1972/1976) -- The new majority leader : critical decisions in an age of partisanship (1976/1978) -- The struggle for unity : the Carter years (1978/1980) -- A challenge like none before : Reagan (1980/1982) -- Rallying the opposition : friends and enemies (1982/1986) -- On the mountaintop : Speaker of the House (1986/1989) -- In the valley : resignation and its aftermath (1987/2015) -- Epilogue. The politics of scandal and the judgment of history
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 527 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781477315149
Lccn
2017037707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1002419108
  • (OCoLC)on1002419108

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