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Senator Albert Gore, Sr. : Tennessee maverick /
Kyle Longley ; with a foreword by Al Gore, Jr.
imprint
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2004.
description
xv, 350 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0807129801 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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imprint
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2004.
isbn
0807129801 (hardcover : alk. paper)
catalogue key
5250380
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 317-334) and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Kyle Longley is the Snell Family Dean's Distinguished Professor of History at Arizona State University.
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PW Annex Reviews, September 2004
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In this comprehensive biography of Albert Gore, Sn., Kyle Longley has produced an incisive portrait of a significant American political leader and an arresting narrative of the shaping of a southern and American political tradition.
Unpaid Annotation
Best remembered as the father of Vice President AI Gore, Albert Gore, Sr. was, a Democratic congressman and senator from 1939 to 1971. In the first comprehensive biography of Gore, Kyle Longley has produced a portrait of a significant American political leader and a narrative of the shaping of a southern and American political tradition.
Table of Contents
Forewordp. xi
Prefacep. xiii
Introductionp. 1
The Boy from Possum Hollowp. 8
Mr. Gore Goes to Washingtonp. 41
In the New World of Atoms, the Cold War, and the Fair Dealp. 69
Joining the Millionaires' Clubp. 102
A Time of Peril on Many Frontsp. 134
Living in Camelotp. 158
In the Midst of the Great Society and Beyondp. 182
Target Number Onep. 217
Life out of the Limelightp. 241
Epiloguep. 271
Notesp. 275
Bibliographyp. 317
Indexp. 335
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