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The Resource Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952, Kevin Mattson

Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952, Kevin Mattson

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Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952
Title
Just plain Dick
Title remainder
Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Mattson
Title variation
Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A behind-the-scenes, sixtieth anniversary commemoration of the thirty-seventh President's famous "Checkers" speech demonstrates how it salvaged a psychologically troubled Nixon's position on Eisenhower's Republican ticket, set the tone for the 1952 campaign, and reflected period politics and culture
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mattson, Kevin
Dewey number
324.9730918
Index
index present
LC call number
E816
LC item number
.M38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Presidents
  • Vice-Presidential candidates
  • United States
Label
Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952, Kevin Mattson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-248) 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
Portrait of the young political artist as madman (from the inner cranium to history) -- Anxieties-- of a Cold War spring and an "inside dopester" -- A summer of "the Great Salesroom" -- "A wonderful guy" -- "Chin up" -- "American has taken Dick Nixon to its heart" -- The dog that bit
Control code
ocm778421812
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781608198122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778421812
  • (Sirsi) a1156369
Label
Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952, Kevin Mattson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [215]-248) 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
Portrait of the young political artist as madman (from the inner cranium to history) -- Anxieties-- of a Cold War spring and an "inside dopester" -- A summer of "the Great Salesroom" -- "A wonderful guy" -- "Chin up" -- "American has taken Dick Nixon to its heart" -- The dog that bit
Control code
ocm778421812
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781608198122
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)778421812
  • (Sirsi) a1156369

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