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The Resource Pat and Dick : the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage, Will Swift

Pat and Dick : the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage, Will Swift

Label
Pat and Dick : the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage
Title
Pat and Dick
Title remainder
the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage
Statement of responsibility
Will Swift
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the partnership between the thirty-seventh President and his wife argues that the couple endured political and intimate disappointments during their fifty-three-year marriage but ultimately shared genuine affection
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swift, Will
Dewey number
  • 973.924092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E856
LC item number
.S95 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Nixon, Pat
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Married people
Label
Pat and Dick : the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage, Will Swift
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-447) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. An ambitious young couple -- "Will you think of me sometimes?" -- Going places -- Married, happily -- Love after Pearl Harbor -- Giant slayers -- The faces of America's future -- Crises on the homefront -- Safeguarding the American home -- Part II. Cultural leaders and private citizens -- "Heroes" and "housewives": Dick, Ike, Pat and Mamie -- A turbulent ascent -- Enduring defeat -- Darkness -- Your turn, my turn -- Part III. White House dreams and nightmares -- Adjusting to the White House fortress -- "We had held our own" -- A private marriage in the public spotlight -- Love in the White House -- The zenith -- Falling apart -- Part IV. Affliction and recovery -- Renewal in exile -- A peaceful twilight -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn849822670
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 479 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451676945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013024650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849822670
  • (Sirsi) a1752512
Label
Pat and Dick : the Nixons, an intimate portrait of a marriage, Will Swift
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-447) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. An ambitious young couple -- "Will you think of me sometimes?" -- Going places -- Married, happily -- Love after Pearl Harbor -- Giant slayers -- The faces of America's future -- Crises on the homefront -- Safeguarding the American home -- Part II. Cultural leaders and private citizens -- "Heroes" and "housewives": Dick, Ike, Pat and Mamie -- A turbulent ascent -- Enduring defeat -- Darkness -- Your turn, my turn -- Part III. White House dreams and nightmares -- Adjusting to the White House fortress -- "We had held our own" -- A private marriage in the public spotlight -- Love in the White House -- The zenith -- Falling apart -- Part IV. Affliction and recovery -- Renewal in exile -- A peaceful twilight -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn849822670
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition.
Extent
x, 479 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451676945
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013024650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)849822670
  • (Sirsi) a1752512

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