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The Resource The improbable Wendell Willkie : the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order, David Levering Lewis

The improbable Wendell Willkie : the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order, David Levering Lewis

Label
The improbable Wendell Willkie : the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order
Title
The improbable Wendell Willkie
Title remainder
the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order
Statement of responsibility
David Levering Lewis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of the 1940s Wall Street attorney and presidential candidate to explore his advocacy of civil rights, promotion of America's involvement in international politics, and enduring legacy
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, David L.
Dewey number
  • 324.2092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Willkie, Wendell L.
  • Willkie, Wendell L.
  • Politicians
  • Presidential candidates
  • United States
  • Politicians
  • Politics and government
  • Presidential candidates
  • United States
Label
The improbable Wendell Willkie : the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order, David Levering Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Elwood, August 17, 1940 -- "Grass-roots stuff" -- Puerto Rico to Commonwealth & Southern -- Willkie v. FDR: the politics of business, the business of politics -- 1940: political science and serendipity -- The Philadelphia story -- Saving the GOP to save freedom -- Pas de deux: Willkie and Roosevelt -- Exceptionalism at work -- One world or nothing -- 1944 -- not this time
Control code
ocn988282562
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780871404572
Lccn
2018013302
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)988282562
Label
The improbable Wendell Willkie : the businessman who saved the Republican Party and his country, and conceived a new world order, David Levering Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Elwood, August 17, 1940 -- "Grass-roots stuff" -- Puerto Rico to Commonwealth & Southern -- Willkie v. FDR: the politics of business, the business of politics -- 1940: political science and serendipity -- The Philadelphia story -- Saving the GOP to save freedom -- Pas de deux: Willkie and Roosevelt -- Exceptionalism at work -- One world or nothing -- 1944 -- not this time
Control code
ocn988282562
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780871404572
Lccn
2018013302
Other physical details
black and white illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)988282562

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