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Big Jim Eastland : the godfather of Mississippi / by J. Lee Annis Jr.

Author/Creator:
Annis, J. Lee (James Lee), 1957- author.
Publication:
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 426 pages ; 25 cm
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Subjects:
Eastland, James O. (James Oliver), 1904-1986.
United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography.
United States. Congress. Senate.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Mississippi -- Biography.
Legislators.
Politics and government.
Mississippi.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Biography.
Contents:
The beginnings of a southern solon
Bilbo's lieutenant
Cottonseed Jim
Bilbo's nemesis
The first full term of a deep south Solon
Reconstructing Europe
Dixiecrat
Great southern Commie hunter
Mississippi Bourbon politics in the age of Eisenhower
Chairman of the Senate Internal Security Subcommittee
Massive resistance, Bourbon style
Big Jim and the Kennedys
Big Jim and a larger-than-life Texan
The best chairman
Big Jim and the Nixon-Ford Supreme Court
Of Camille and Richard Nixon
President Pro Tem
Eastland prepares to go home
Home to the plantation
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Annis, J. Lee (James Lee), 1957- author. Big Jim Eastland.
ISBN:
9781496806147
149680614X
OCLC:
930257061