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Alben Barkley : a life in politics / James K. Libbey.

Author/Creator:
Libbey, James K., author.
Publication:
Lexington, Kentucky : The University Press of Kentucky, [2016]
Series:
Topics in Kentucky history
Topics in Kentucky history
Format/Description:
Book
347 pages ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956.
Vice-Presidents -- United States -- Biography.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
United States. Congress -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953.
United States. Congress
Legislators.
Politics and government.
Vice-Presidents.
United States
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Contents:
Child of the Jackson Purchase
Clinton and college
Barkley's reconciliation with his roots
From courthouse to congress
Congressman Barkley and the New Freedom
The reformer in time of war
The congressman in war and peace
"Normalcy" and the tale of two elections
Senator Barkley from Coolidge to Depression
Senator Barkley from Depression to the announcement of a New Deal
The assistant majority leader and the New Deal
The majority leader in time of peace
The majority leader from neutrality to war
The senator in a time of troubles and triumphs
The iron man becomes a veep
The iron man keeps his mettle.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780813167138
0813167132
9780813167152
9780813167145
OCLC:
922631955
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