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Lou Henry Hoover : activist first lady

著者: Nancy Beck Young
出版商: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2004.
丛书: Modern first ladies.
版本/格式:   Print book : 传记 : 州政府或者省政府刊物 : 英语查看所有的版本和格式
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"Although overshadowed by her higher-profile successors, Lou Henry Hoover was in many ways the nation's first truly modern first lady. She was the first to speak on the radio and give regular interviews. She was the first to be a public political persona in her own right. And, although the White House press corps saw in her "old-fashioned wifehood," she very much foreshadowed the "new woman" of the era."
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类型/形式: Biography
附加的形体格式: Online version:
Young, Nancy Beck.
Lou Henry Hoover.
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2004
(OCoLC)636228601
提及的人: Lou Henry Hoover; Herbert Hoover; Herbert Hoover; Lou Henry Hoover; Lou H Hoover; Herbert Clark Hoover
材料类型: 传记, 政府刊物, 州政府或者省政府刊物, 互联网资源
文件类型: 书, 互联网资源
所有的著者/提供者: Nancy Beck Young
ISBN: 0700613579 9780700613571
OCLC号码: 55534937
描述: xii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
内容: From tomboy to First Lady --
An activist First Lady and traditional Washington --
From private philanthropy to relief politics --
Girl scouting and the Depression --
Lou Henry Hoover in public and private --
Conservative politics after the White House.
丛书名: Modern first ladies.
责任: Nancy Beck Young.
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Nancy Beck Young presents a documented study of Lou Henry Hoover's White House years, 1929-1933, showing that, far from a passive prelude to Eleanor Roosevelt, she was a true innovator.  再读一些...

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