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The Resource Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr

Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr

Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long
Title
Kingfish
Title remainder
the reign of Huey P. Long
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. White, Jr
Title variation
  • King fish
  • Reign of Huey P. Long
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of one of America's most colorful political figures documents the career of Louisiana governor Huey Long, reassessing his controversial and paradoxical roles as demagogue or charismatic visionary in light of the Depression era that brought himinto the limelight
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Richard D.
Dewey number
  • 976.3/062/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E748.L86
LC item number
W47 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Long, Huey Pierce
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • United States
  • Governors
  • Louisiana
Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-344) 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
A wedded man with a storm for a bride -- I was born barefoot -- Schoolbooks, scandals, and skulduggery -- Enough money to burn a wet mule -- Bought like a sack of potatoes -- Green silk pajamas and a kidnapping -- Sell them plugs -- Witches bound at the stake -- Hattie and Huey -- Who is that awful man? -- A black eye for the kingfish -- Cut their nails and file their teeth -- A tax on lying -- Tear-dimmed eyes and hungry souls -- Nuts running America -- Struck like a rattlesnake
Control code
ocm60414447
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 361 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780812973839
Lccn
2005048590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400063543
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60414447
  • (Sirsi) a747458
  • a747458
Label
Kingfish : the reign of Huey P. Long, Richard D. White, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-344) 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
A wedded man with a storm for a bride -- I was born barefoot -- Schoolbooks, scandals, and skulduggery -- Enough money to burn a wet mule -- Bought like a sack of potatoes -- Green silk pajamas and a kidnapping -- Sell them plugs -- Witches bound at the stake -- Hattie and Huey -- Who is that awful man? -- A black eye for the kingfish -- Cut their nails and file their teeth -- A tax on lying -- Tear-dimmed eyes and hungry souls -- Nuts running America -- Struck like a rattlesnake
Control code
ocm60414447
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 361 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780812973839
Lccn
2005048590
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781400063543
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60414447
  • (Sirsi) a747458
  • a747458

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