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The Resource The most exclusive club : a history of the modern United States Senate, Lewis L. Gould

The most exclusive club : a history of the modern United States Senate, Lewis L. Gould

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The most exclusive club : a history of the modern United States Senate
Title
The most exclusive club
Title remainder
a history of the modern United States Senate
Statement of responsibility
Lewis L. Gould
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles over one hundred years of U.S. Senate history from the Progressive Era to the war in Iraq, and examines such issues as women's rights, communism, terrorism, civil rights, and much more
Summary
Presents a history of the United States Senate in the twentieth-century, looking at prominent figures and how the legislative body dealt with such issues as capital and labor, fascism and communism, race relations, women's rights, and terrorism
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165748
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
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Gould, Lewis L
Dewey number
328.73/071/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
JK1161
LC item number
.G68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a history of the modern United States Senate
Label
The most exclusive club : a history of the modern United States Senate, Lewis L. Gould
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-378) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Great old personages : the Senate in 1900 -- The president and the Senate four -- La Follette challenges the Senate -- John Worth Kern and the New Freedom -- The Senate and the League of Nations -- Spearless leaders in the 1920s -- The Senate in the Depression -- The New Deal and the conservative club -- The Senate in wartime -- The Senate at mid-century -- The Senate club in the age of Joe Mccarthy -- Pawed all over : Lyndon Johnson and the Senate -- Mike Mansfield's Senate -- "Juggling too many balls" -- A ruder Senate -- Republican ascendancy at century's end -- Conclusion: The Senate and its future
Control code
13978704
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 402 p.
Isbn
9780465027781
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (InCu)E1E025B6298A4B428DB3AFB1B992E61B
  • (IMchF)fol10246897
Label
The most exclusive club : a history of the modern United States Senate, Lewis L. Gould
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-378) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Great old personages : the Senate in 1900 -- The president and the Senate four -- La Follette challenges the Senate -- John Worth Kern and the New Freedom -- The Senate and the League of Nations -- Spearless leaders in the 1920s -- The Senate in the Depression -- The New Deal and the conservative club -- The Senate in wartime -- The Senate at mid-century -- The Senate club in the age of Joe Mccarthy -- Pawed all over : Lyndon Johnson and the Senate -- Mike Mansfield's Senate -- "Juggling too many balls" -- A ruder Senate -- Republican ascendancy at century's end -- Conclusion: The Senate and its future
Control code
13978704
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 402 p.
Isbn
9780465027781
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (InCu)E1E025B6298A4B428DB3AFB1B992E61B
  • (IMchF)fol10246897

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