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The Resource Tupelo man : the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher, Robert Blade

Tupelo man : the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher, Robert Blade

Label
Tupelo man : the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher
Title
Tupelo man
Title remainder
the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher
Statement of responsibility
Robert Blade
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1924, George McLean, an Ole Miss sophomore and the spoiled son of a judge, attended a YMCA student mission conference whose free-thinking organizers aimed to change the world. They changed George McLean's. But not instantly. As vividly recounted in the first biography of this significant figure in Southern history, Tupelo Man: The Life and Times of a Most Peculiar Newspaper Publisher, McLean drifted through schools and jobs, always questioning authority, always searching for a way to put his restless vision into practical use. In the Depression's depths, he was fired from a teaching job
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blade, Robert
Dewey number
070.5092
Index
index present
LC call number
Z473.M35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Willie Morris books in memoir and biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McLean, George
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Newspaper publishing
  • McLean, George
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Newspaper publishing
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Mississippi
Label
Tupelo man : the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher, Robert Blade
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The train to Winona -- Looking for work -- "I find I cannot work for the other fellow" -- A strike at the mill -- The Memphis baby market -- The war in Florida -- Two successes and a flop -- Satisfaction guaranteed -- "Eight or nine, please" -- Subversiveness in most all of its forms -- Things to be done -- A ripe area at the time -- Listening to Mr. McLean -- Good measure, pressed down -- Once more around Highland Circle
Control code
779740473
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621030607
Lccn
2012010296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 402865
  • 22573/ctt211kgs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779740473
Label
Tupelo man : the life and times of George McLean, a most peculiar newspaper publisher, Robert Blade
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The train to Winona -- Looking for work -- "I find I cannot work for the other fellow" -- A strike at the mill -- The Memphis baby market -- The war in Florida -- Two successes and a flop -- Satisfaction guaranteed -- "Eight or nine, please" -- Subversiveness in most all of its forms -- Things to be done -- A ripe area at the time -- Listening to Mr. McLean -- Good measure, pressed down -- Once more around Highland Circle
Control code
779740473
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621030607
Lccn
2012010296
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 402865
  • 22573/ctt211kgs
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779740473

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