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William F. Buckley Jr. : the maker of a movement

Author: Lee Edwards
Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : ISI Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The modern-day Renaissance man who forged the conservative movement The polysyllabic vocabulary, the wit, the charm, the sailing adventures, the spy novels--all of these have become part of the William F. Buckley Jr. legend. But to consider only Buckley's charisma and ceaseless energy is to miss that above all he was committed to advancing ideas. In this concise and compelling new biography, noted conservative  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: William F Buckley, Jr.; William F Buckley, Jr.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Edwards
ISBN: 193519173X 9781935191735
OCLC Number: 489441392
Description: 223 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Growing up conservative --
Getting it right --
Cruising speed --
The builder --
Last things.
Responsibility: Lee Edwards.
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The polysyllabic vocabulary, the wit, the charm, the sailing adventures, the spy novels - all of these have become part of the William F Buckley Jr legend. This book tells the remarkable story of a  Read more...

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