The Resource Herbert Hoover in the White House : the ordeal of the presidency, Charles Rappleye

Herbert Hoover in the White House : the ordeal of the presidency, Charles Rappleye

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Herbert Hoover in the White House : the ordeal of the presidency
Title
Herbert Hoover in the White House
Title remainder
the ordeal of the presidency
Statement of responsibility
Charles Rappleye
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the uphill battle faced by the 31st president, who served his single term during the Great Depression, portraying the man as bright, well-meaning and energetic but ultimately lacking in the tools of leadership
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973.91/6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E802
LC item number
.R335 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Herbert Hoover in the White House : the ordeal of the presidency, Charles Rappleye
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Herbert Hoover in the White House : the ordeal of the presidency, Charles Rappleye
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. The rise and fall of Herbert Hoover -- He did not choose -- A political diptych -- Flashpoints, and a landslide -- "Hoover the silent" -- Bright with hope -- The Wall Street Frankenstein -- The special session -- The crash -- The president's hair shirts -- "The peculiar weakness of Mr. Hoover" -- Part II. War on a thousand fronts -- Challenging facts -- Friction at the Fed -- The ground gives way -- Playing politics with human misery -- The ghost of Grover Cleveland -- Credit crunch -- The Gibraltar of world stability -- Reconstruction -- Part III. The bitter end -- Roosevelt rising -- The conflicted candidate -- Evil magic -- President reject -- Interregnum -- The sound of crashing banks
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 554 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451648683
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2015027333
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Note
SALBT
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • (SKY)sky275350087
  • 1196626
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