The Resource Basic Brown : my life and our times, Willie Brown

Basic Brown : my life and our times, Willie Brown

Label
Basic Brown : my life and our times
Title
Basic Brown
Title remainder
my life and our times
Statement of responsibility
Willie Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Willie L
Dewey number
  • 328.797092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
F866.4.B76 A3
LC item number
B76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
indexes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brown, Willie L
  • Brown, Willie L.
  • California
  • Mayors
  • Legislators
  • African American legislators
  • African American state legislators
  • California
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Basic Brown : my life and our times, Willie Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Willie Brown, who are you kidding? -- Willie Brown is not kidding -- Consensus and power -- Sex scandals and the socializing politician -- The power of clothes : don't pull a Dukakis -- Black politics and racism today -- Women in American politics today -- Asking for money is part of the business -- My solution to the campaign finance mess -- Should one politician call the cops on another? -- A black teenager arrives in San Francisco -- Phil Burton, Herb Caen, Jesse Unruh and me -- My own family life -- Gay rights : how some historic legislation was really made -- Starting on my rise to power -- Stabbed in the back on the way up -- The assassinations of George Moscone and Harvey Milk -- Loyalty and betrayal on the way to the top -- Elected speaker -- Old-time money scams -- "An offer like that could land us both in jail" -- My money raising principles -- Tricks the FBI played to try to get me -- The leader as path maker ; the leader as bullwark -- Sustaining speakership : most magnificent moment -- The godfather and the father of the house -- Why would you want to be mayor? -- Running for mayor -- Slick Willie : da mayor -- A mayor is actually supposed to solve problems -- The selfish : the killer dynamic of city politics -- Traction and no traction : muni and homelessness -- Restoring the city's crown jewel -- A football stadium and a sado-masochistic birthday party -- Schemers scorned -- Sacred cartel -- A mayor makes friends with warlords as well as with nice people -- The scared days and an urban legend -- The political life -- What is a politician?
Control code
ocm180690011
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780743290821
Lccn
2007044956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)180690011
  • (Sirsi) a922666
Label
Basic Brown : my life and our times, Willie Brown
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Willie Brown, who are you kidding? -- Willie Brown is not kidding -- Consensus and power -- Sex scandals and the socializing politician -- The power of clothes : don't pull a Dukakis -- Black politics and racism today -- Women in American politics today -- Asking for money is part of the business -- My solution to the campaign finance mess -- Should one politician call the cops on another? -- A black teenager arrives in San Francisco -- Phil Burton, Herb Caen, Jesse Unruh and me -- My own family life -- Gay rights : how some historic legislation was really made -- Starting on my rise to power -- Stabbed in the back on the way up -- The assassinations of George Moscone and Harvey Milk -- Loyalty and betrayal on the way to the top -- Elected speaker -- Old-time money scams -- "An offer like that could land us both in jail" -- My money raising principles -- Tricks the FBI played to try to get me -- The leader as path maker ; the leader as bullwark -- Sustaining speakership : most magnificent moment -- The godfather and the father of the house -- Why would you want to be mayor? -- Running for mayor -- Slick Willie : da mayor -- A mayor is actually supposed to solve problems -- The selfish : the killer dynamic of city politics -- Traction and no traction : muni and homelessness -- Restoring the city's crown jewel -- A football stadium and a sado-masochistic birthday party -- Schemers scorned -- Sacred cartel -- A mayor makes friends with warlords as well as with nice people -- The scared days and an urban legend -- The political life -- What is a politician?
Control code
ocm180690011
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780743290821
Lccn
2007044956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)180690011
  • (Sirsi) a922666

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