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The life of Herbert Hoover : keeper of the torch, 1933-1964

作者: Gary Dean Best
出版商: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
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It has often been said of Herbert Hoover that his accomplishments even before he became president were adequate to ensure him an important place in American history, even without his service in the White House. It is equally true that his achievements during his post-presidential years are sufficient, in themselves, to make him an important historical figure without reference to all that happened before l933.  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: Biography
提及的人: Herbert Hoover; Herbert Hoover
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Gary Dean Best
ISBN: 0230103103 9780230103108
OCLC系統控制編碼: 823208872
描述: xiii, 537 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
内容: Introduction --
The Silent Period --
The Politician --
The Evangelist --
Crises Abroad, Politics at Home --
Campaigns --
Leading the Loyal Opposition --
The War Years --
Planning for Peace --
A New Attitude in Washington --
On the Road at 71 --
Rolling Back the New Deal --
The Great Debate --
The Republican Years --
The Ageless One --
The Grand Old Man of the Grand Old Party --
Conclusion --
Afterword.
責任: Gary Dean Best.

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In this monumental contribution to Hoover scholarship, eminent historian Gary Dean Best chronicles the post-presidential decades of this important historical figure, and the achievements of a  再讀一些...

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