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The Resource Paul Simon : the political journey of an Illinois original, Robert E. Hartley

Paul Simon : the political journey of an Illinois original, Robert E. Hartley

Label
Paul Simon : the political journey of an Illinois original
Title
Paul Simon
Title remainder
the political journey of an Illinois original
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Hartley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With Paul Simon: The Political Journey of an Illinois Original, author Robert E. Hartley presents the first thorough, objective volume on the journalistic and political career of one of Illinois's most respected public figures. Hartley's detailed account offers a fully rounded portrait of a man whose ideals and tenacity not only spurred reform on both state and national levels during his celebrated forty-year career but also established the lasting legacy of a political legend. Simon first became a public figure at the age of nineteen, when he assumed th
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hartley, Robert E
Dewey number
328.73/073092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.S544
LC item number
H376 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simon, Paul
  • United States
  • Legislators
  • Illinois
  • Illinois
  • Simon, Paul
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Legislators
  • Politics and government
  • Illinois
  • United States
Label
Paul Simon : the political journey of an Illinois original, Robert E. Hartley
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-258) 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
  • Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part One: Newspaper Years, 1948-55; 1. A Youthful Ink-Stained Wretch -- 2. Crusader and Politician; 3. Elective Office Beckons; Part Two: Climbing the Political Mountains, 1955-66; 4. Racetrack Runaround; 5. Corruption in Springfield; 6. Newspaper Mogul; 7. Spreading His Words; Part Three: Rapid Rise, Sudden Fall, 1966-72; 8. The Big Bounce; Gallery; 9. An Agent of Great Change; 10. A Louder Voice; 11. Reaching for the Ring; Part Four: Beyond Defeat, 1972-97; 12. Interregnum; 13. The Comeback; 14. Full Redemption; Conclusions
  • NotesBibliography; Index; Author Bio; Back Cover
Control code
608691545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 265 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386772
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608691545
Label
Paul Simon : the political journey of an Illinois original, Robert E. Hartley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-258) 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
  • Cover; Book Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Part One: Newspaper Years, 1948-55; 1. A Youthful Ink-Stained Wretch -- 2. Crusader and Politician; 3. Elective Office Beckons; Part Two: Climbing the Political Mountains, 1955-66; 4. Racetrack Runaround; 5. Corruption in Springfield; 6. Newspaper Mogul; 7. Spreading His Words; Part Three: Rapid Rise, Sudden Fall, 1966-72; 8. The Big Bounce; Gallery; 9. An Agent of Great Change; 10. A Louder Voice; 11. Reaching for the Ring; Part Four: Beyond Defeat, 1972-97; 12. Interregnum; 13. The Comeback; 14. Full Redemption; Conclusions
  • NotesBibliography; Index; Author Bio; Back Cover
Control code
608691545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 265 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386772
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608691545

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