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The Resource Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr

Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr

Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long
Title
Kingfish
Title remainder
the reign of Huey P. Long
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. White, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of one of America's most colorful political figures documents the career of Louisiana governor Huey Long, reassessing his controversial and paradoxical roles as demagogue or charismatic visionary in light of the Depression era that brought himinto the limelight
Summary
A portrait of one of America's most colorful political figures documents the career of Louisiana governor Huey Long, reassessing his controversial and paradoxical roles as demagogue or charismatic visionary in light of the Depression era that brought himinto the limelight
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2006.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
163276
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 976.3/062/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E748.L86
LC item number
W47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the reign of Huey P. Long
Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-344) and index
Contents
A wedded man with a storm for a bride -- I was born barefoot -- Schoolbooks, scandals, and skulduggery -- Enough money to burn a wet mule -- Bought like a sack of potatoes -- Green silk pajamas and a kidnapping -- Sell them plugs -- Witches bound at the stake -- Hattie and Huey -- Who is that awful man? -- A black eye for the kingfish -- Cut their nails and file their teeth -- A tax on lying -- Tear-dimmed eyes and hungry souls -- Nuts running America -- Struck like a rattlesnake
Control code
2538617
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 361 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780812973839
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. ed.)
Lccn
2005048590
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60414447
  • (OCoLC)60414447
Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-344) and index
Contents
A wedded man with a storm for a bride -- I was born barefoot -- Schoolbooks, scandals, and skulduggery -- Enough money to burn a wet mule -- Bought like a sack of potatoes -- Green silk pajamas and a kidnapping -- Sell them plugs -- Witches bound at the stake -- Hattie and Huey -- Who is that awful man? -- A black eye for the kingfish -- Cut their nails and file their teeth -- A tax on lying -- Tear-dimmed eyes and hungry souls -- Nuts running America -- Struck like a rattlesnake
Control code
2538617
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 361 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780812973839
Isbn Type
(trade pbk. ed.)
Lccn
2005048590
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60414447
  • (OCoLC)60414447

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