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Raising Cain : the life and politics of Senator Harry P. Cain

Author: C Mark Smith
Publisher: Bothell, WA : Book Publishers Network, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Harry P Cain; Harry P Cain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Mark Smith
ISBN: 9781935359654 1935359657
OCLC Number: 667805774
Description: xii, 403 p. ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Life and politics of Senator Harry P. Cain
Responsibility: C. Mark Smith.

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A Must Read for Political Junkies

by vageorg (WorldCat user published 2011-05-20) Excellent Permalink

Why read a book about an interesting, but now obscure, mid-20th century soldier, politician, and civil libertarian - especially if you are not from or living in Washington state? After reading Raising Cain, here are a few reasons. . . .

Cain's is a highly readable and fascinating story...
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A political life worth remembering

by bokorm (WorldCat user published 2011-04-29) Very Good Permalink

Harry Pulliam Cain enjoyed an unlikely but meteoric political career first as mayor of Tacoma, Washington, and as a one-term Republican senator from Washington state. But his career in Washington state politics flamed out in resounding defeat in 1952, and he was generally dismissed as a quirky...
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