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Young, Nancy Beck

Overview
Works: 73 works in 130 publications in 1 language and 1,875 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E802.1.H75, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nancy Beck Young
Lou Henry Hoover : activist first lady by Nancy Beck Young( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although her celebrity has paled in the shadow of her husband's negative association with the Great Depression, Lou Hoover's story reveals a dynamic woman who used her activism to refashion the office of first lady into a modern institution reflecting changes in the ways American women lived their lives."--Jacket
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the shaping of American political culture( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines FDR and the New Deal era from the perspectives of social and cultural history, political science, popular culture, and political history
Why we fight : Congress and the politics of World War II by Nancy Beck Young( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This wartime political dynamic established the dominant patterns for national politics through the remainder of the century. Impeccably researched, Young's study shows that we cannot fully appreciate the nuances of American politics after World War II without careful explication of how the legislative branch redefined the New Deal in the decade following its creation."--pub. desc
Wright Patman : populism, liberalism, & the American dream by Nancy Beck Young( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wright Patman often operated on the margins of Washington politics, but through the force of his personality and his effectiveness as a speaker, he was able to coerce his colleagues to address his reform agenda. His abilities as a campaigner and his dependability as a Democratic vote in Congress on all questions except civil rights made him an important though sometimes unwelcome ally for the Democratic presidents under whom he served."
Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff by Nancy Beck Young( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State politics as Coke Stevenson, Allan Shivers, and Richards herself. The fast-paced narrative also describes the founding and early years of M.D. Anderson and Goff's key role as an aide to Dr. R. Lee Clark in building this world-renowned cancer treatment facility
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency : a historical reference( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles each president, providing articles on the campaigns, administrations, and every major event, law, incident, and action that took place during their term in office
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

8 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wright Patman : congressman to the nation, 1893-1953 by Nancy Beck Young( )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Eisenhower administration and the Brown v. Board of Education decision, 1954 - 1955( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency. a historical reference( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Eisenhower, Operation CANDOR, and the Atoms for Peace speech, April 1953-May 1954( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas : crossroads of North America by Jesús F. de la Teja( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells a balanced story of the history of Texas from its Native American experience and the diversity of the Spanish colonial experience to the challenges of governing a state experiencing uneven growth and opportunity
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Eisenhower, collective security, and the Eisenhower doctrine: the Baghdad pact, 1953( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Beck Young, Nancy

Young, Nancy B.

Languages
English (59)

Covers
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the shaping of American political cultureWright Patman : populism, liberalism, & the American dreamTexas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances GoffEncyclopedia of the U.S. presidency : a historical referenceEncyclopedia of the U.S. presidencyEncyclopedia of the U.S. presidency. a historical reference