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Extraordinary tenure :Massachusetts and the making of the nation : from President Adams to Speaker O'Neill /Neil J. Savage.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Savage, Neil J., 1929-
Publication
Worcester, Mass. : Ambassador Books
Contents
I: Beyond revolution -- A government functioning -- Goodbye, Mr. Adams -- To Her Majesty the Queen (and the odd king) -- The end of illusion -- Barbarians at the ballot box : a cobbler's journey -- A poet in Piccadilly -- The rise of the Celt -- II: The American century -- The Commonwealth's century : a question of continuity -- Striking a balance -- The honorable and formidable Mr. Lodge -- In diplomatic service : political appointees and careerists -- The speaker, the president, and it all came tumbling down -- III: The American Revolution -- continued -- Bad times-worse times -- In and out with Speaker Martin -- Always certain, never sure : Massachusetts men in Berlin -- The general's men -- The party of inclusion -- Neither one nor the other -- IV: "They came to the delectable mountain" -- The cardinal rabbi -- Little boy blue -- Family feuds -- A question of attitude -- Men of principle -- The O'Neill.
Date
c2004.
Description
400 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, August 29, 2005.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 386-391) and index.
ISBN
1929039255 (pbk.)
9781929039258 (pbk.)
GUSN
249607
Call Number
Stacks F63.S28 2004
Descriptive terms
Politicians
Politics and government.
Politiker.
Material Type
Biography.
Places
Massachusetts
Massachusetts.
United States

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