skip to content
The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles

Author: Alan Howard Levy
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A Political Biography of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976, explores the political life of one of the most compelling figures in American politics of the 70s. Passionate and intelligent, Abzug was one of the most potent forces for political change in the country. Both loved and loathed for her forceful personality, she gained her greatest fame in the battle for women's rights. Her career hit its peak when the world of American  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Levy, Alan Howard.
Political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976
(DLC) 2013027446
(OCoLC)852745783
Named Person: Bella S Abzug; Bella S Abzug
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Howard Levy
ISBN: 9780739181652 0739181653
OCLC Number: 861199857
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Introduction. Chapter 1. Live and Let Live Chapter 2. World War II, Law School, and Marriage Chapter 3. Working People Chapter 4. An Explosion in My Mind Chapter 5. Back Downtown Chapter 6. She Always Did Her Homework Chapter 7. Go ____ Yourself Chapter 8. These Motherf_____s Chapter 9. Her Eyes Were Murderous Chapter 10. Priscilla Ryan Chapter 11. From Nixon to Ford Chapter 12. The Last Word Chapter 13. A Staggering Work Load: Caring for the District and the Nation Chapter 14. Safe Seat to No Seat Bibliography.
Responsibility: Alan H. Levy.

Abstract:

A Political Biography of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976, explores the political life of one of the most compelling figures in American politics of the 70s. Passionate and intelligent, Abzug was one of the most potent forces for political change in the country. Both loved and loathed for her forceful personality, she gained her greatest fame in the battle for women's rights. Her career hit its peak when the world of American politics was changing and Levy aptly places Abzug in the thick of historical events and cultural shifts that changed the landscape of politics.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Well researched and carefully written, Levy's The Political Life of Bella Abzug is a perfect text for students in history, political science, women's studies, gender studies, and American studies. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861199857> # The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "861199857" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mdu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1873-1/{D600446C-5C48-4E63-874C-929E44321516}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/328.73092/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/legislators_united_states> ; # Legislators--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/995828> ; # Legislators
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Organization/united_states_congress_house> ; # United States. Congress. House.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/women_legislators_united_states> ; # Women legislators--United States
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/76415840> ; # Bella S. Abzug
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Event/1945_1989> ; # 1945-1989
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178102> ; # Women legislators
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/political_science_government_legislative_branch> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Legislative Branch
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/152361633> ; # United States. Congress. House
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Person/abzug_bella_s_1920_1998> ; # Bella S. Abzug
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_political> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Person/levy_alan_howard> ; # Alan Howard Levy
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:description "A Political Biography of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976, explores the political life of one of the most compelling figures in American politics of the 70s. Passionate and intelligent, Abzug was one of the most potent forces for political change in the country. Both loved and loathed for her forceful personality, she gained her greatest fame in the battle for women's rights. Her career hit its peak when the world of American politics was changing and Levy aptly places Abzug in the thick of historical events and cultural shifts that changed the landscape of politics."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2825509553> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/852745783> ;
   schema:name "The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles"@en ;
   schema:productID "861199857" ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1873-1/{D600446C-5C48-4E63-874C-929E44321516}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=653256> ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/political-life-of?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10785826> ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=D600446C-5C48-4E63-874C-929E44321516> ;
   schema:url <http://swb.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=1480852> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1480852> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780739181652> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/861199857> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Organization/united_states_congress_house> # United States. Congress. House.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Congress. House." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Person/abzug_bella_s_1920_1998> # Bella S. Abzug
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1920" ;
   schema:deathDate "1998" ;
   schema:familyName "Abzug" ;
   schema:givenName "Bella S." ;
   schema:name "Bella S. Abzug" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Person/levy_alan_howard> # Alan Howard Levy
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Levy" ;
   schema:givenName "Alan Howard" ;
   schema:name "Alan Howard Levy" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_political> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2825509553#Topic/political_science_government_legislative_branch> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Legislative Branch
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Legislative Branch"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1178102> # Women legislators
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Women legislators"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/995828> # Legislators
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Legislators"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/152361633> # United States. Congress. House
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United States. Congress. House" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76415840> # Bella S. Abzug
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1920" ;
   schema:deathDate "1998" ;
   schema:familyName "Abzug" ;
   schema:givenName "Bella S." ;
   schema:name "Bella S. Abzug" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780739181652>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0739181653" ;
   schema:isbn "9780739181652" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/852745783>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976" ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861199857> ; # The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/861199857>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861199857> ; # The political life of Bella Abzug, 1920-1976 : political passions, women's rights, and congressional battles
   schema:dateModified "2017-09-03" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.