The Presidency of Herbert C. Hoover

The Presidency of Herbert C. Hoover

by Martin L. Fausold
     
 

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"This book shows conclusively that the negative and simplistic images once attached to Herbert Hoover's policies and programs need rethinking. A major scholarly achievement."—Ellis W. Hawley, author of The Great War and the Search for a Modern Order

"This analysis of the Hoover policies is informed and authoritative."—Frank Freidel, author of the

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"This book shows conclusively that the negative and simplistic images once attached to Herbert Hoover's policies and programs need rethinking. A major scholarly achievement."—Ellis W. Hawley, author of The Great War and the Search for a Modern Order

"This analysis of the Hoover policies is informed and authoritative."—Frank Freidel, author of the four-volume Franklin D. Roosevelt

Author Biography: Martin J. Fausold, Distinguished Service Professor of History at the State University of New York, Geneseo, is author of Gifford Pinchot, Bull Moose Progressive and James W. Wadsworth, Jr., The Gentleman from New York and editor of The Hoover Presidency: A Reappraisal.

Editorial Reviews

American Historical Review
The most important work on the subject yet published, likely to rank as the standard source on the Hoover presidency for years to come.
Wisconsin Magazine of History
A clear, concise account of the Hoover years-and a balanced view of a troubled and difficult period in American history.
Choice
An important book for both general and academic readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700602599
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Series:
American Presidency Series
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

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