Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin and the Great Depression

Voices of Protest: Huey Long, Father Coughlin and the Great Depression

by Alan Brinkley
     
 

This is a book about two remarkable men-Huey P. Long, a first-term United States Senator from the red-clay, piney woods country of northern Louisiana; and Charles E. Coughlin, a Catholic priest from an industrial suburb near Detroit. From modest origins, they rose together in the early years of the Great Depression to become the two most successful leaders of national… See more details below

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This is a book about two remarkable men-Huey P. Long, a first-term United States Senator from the red-clay, piney woods country of northern Louisiana; and Charles E. Coughlin, a Catholic priest from an industrial suburb near Detroit. From modest origins, they rose together in the early years of the Great Depression to become the two most successful leaders of national political dissidence of their era.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780394522418
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/12/1982
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
348

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