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The Resource Big Daddy : Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics, Bill Boyarsky

Big Daddy : Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics, Bill Boyarsky

Label
Big Daddy : Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics
Title
Big Daddy
Title remainder
Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics
Statement of responsibility
Bill Boyarsky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Revealing and frank, this biography tells the story of an American original, California's Big Daddy, Jesse Unruh (1922-1987), who was born into Texas sharecropper poverty, became a larger-than-life figure and a principal architect and builder of modern California. It also looks at the man who believed that politics was the art of the possible
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyarsky, Bill
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Unruh, Jesse
  • California
  • Unruh, Jesse
  • Unruh, Jesse
  • California
  • Politicians
  • Legislators
  • California
  • California
  • United States
  • Center parties
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Center parties
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Legislators
  • Orators
  • Politicians
  • Politics and government
  • Social conditions
  • California
  • United States
Label
Big Daddy : Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics, Bill Boyarsky
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The death of a boss -- The road to California -- The GI Bill of Rights -- Hat in the ring -- The education of a rookie -- Segregation and the unruh civil rights act -- Fair housing and white backlash -- Animal house -- Backstabbing democrats -- Dirty dealings and high idealism -- A full-time legislature -- Unruh, Robert Kennedy, and the anti-war movement -- Unruh versus Reagan -- The man with the money
Control code
ocn182630959
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 265 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520923348
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3wrz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182630959
Label
Big Daddy : Jesse Unruh and the art of power politics, Bill Boyarsky
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The death of a boss -- The road to California -- The GI Bill of Rights -- Hat in the ring -- The education of a rookie -- Segregation and the unruh civil rights act -- Fair housing and white backlash -- Animal house -- Backstabbing democrats -- Dirty dealings and high idealism -- A full-time legislature -- Unruh, Robert Kennedy, and the anti-war movement -- Unruh versus Reagan -- The man with the money
Control code
ocn182630959
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 265 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520923348
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt3wrz
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182630959

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