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Dead last : the public memory of Warren G. Harding's scandalous legacy

Autor: Phillip G Payne
Editorial: Athens : Ohio University Press, ©2009.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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If George Washington and Abraham Lincoln are the saints in America's civil religion, then the twenty-ninth president, Warren G. Harding, is our sinner. Prior to the Nixon administration, the Harding scandals were the most infamous of the twentieth century. Harding is consistently judged a failure, ranking dead last among his peers. By examining the public memory of Harding, Phillip G. Payne offers the first  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Biography
History
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Payne, Phillip G.
Dead last.
Athens : Ohio University Press, c2009
(OCoLC)682872332
Persona designada: Warren G Harding; Warren G Harding; Warren G Harding; Warren G Harding; Warren G Harding
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Phillip G Payne
ISBN: 9780821418185 0821418181 9780821418192 082141819X
Número OCLC: 263497919
Descripción: viii, 267 p., [6] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contenido: Questions asked --
The president's hometown --
Commemorating the tragedy of Warren Harding --
My damned biographers --
The shadow of William Estabrook Chancellor --
He-harlot --
Harding Alley --
Dead last.
Responsabilidad: Phillip G. Payne.

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