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Ferrytale : the career of W.H. "Ping" Ferry

Author: James Arthur Ward
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wilbur H. Ping Ferry (1910-1995) was a self-styled town crank, an influential and iconoclastic figure who seemingly knew everyone worth knowing in the mid-20th century. Thi text is an account of his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: W H Ferry; W H Ferry
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Arthur Ward
ISBN: 0804741573 9780804741576
OCLC Number: 46872262
Description: xxi, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Victor Navasky --
The Primal Ping --
Figuring Father --
Stubbornly Different --
In Search of Ping --
The Organization Man --
The Awakening --
Fumigating the Republic --
A Full Sack of Concerns --
Peacenik --
Caught on the Horn of Plenty --
A Political Hoax --
Father Louis and Doctor Ferry --
Troubles on Olympus --
Separations --
Getting Rid of It --
Censoric Boobery --
Gentlemen You Must Be Mad --
Peacethinking --
Peace.
Responsibility: James A. Ward.
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