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The pink lady : the many lives of Helen Gahagan Douglas

Author: Sally Denton
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the Broadway star and congresswoman covers her political achievements as a woman in male-dominated mid-twentieth-century arenas, her infamous rivalry with Richard Nixon, and her victimization by a McCarthyist smear campaign.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Helen Gahagan Douglas; Helen Gahagan Douglas; Helen Gahagan Douglas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Denton
ISBN: 9781596914803 1596914807
OCLC Number: 310399436
Description: 240 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Diva, 1900-1930 --
Activist, 1931-1944 --
Congresswoman, 1944-1950 --
Pink lady, 1950 --
Humanitarian, 1951-1980.
Other Titles: Many lives of Helen Gahagan Douglas
Responsibility: Sally Denton.

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A portrait of the Broadway star and congresswoman covers her political achievements as a woman in male-dominated mid-twentieth-century arenas, her infamous rivalry with Richard Nixon, and her victimization by a McCarthyist smear campaign.

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