Riggs War, 1913 to 1916

Riggs War, 1913 to 1916

by Ryscavage


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781683930761
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 08/23/2017
Series: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Series in American History and Culture Series
Pages: 294
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.37(h) x 0.98(d)

About the Author

Paul Ryscavage is an independent scholar and a retired labor economist for the U.S. federal government.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Prelude to a War
Part I. Skirmishes
Chapter 1. A Slap in the Face
Chapter 2. The Lady Spy
Chapter 3. Settling In
Chapter 4. The “Money Bill”
Chapter 5. The Deal, the “Trib” Stories, and the Meeting
Chapter 6. Confirmation Hearing
Part II. The Combatants
Chapter 7. The Attacked
Chapter 8. The Attackers
Part III. Attack!
Chapter 9. Fury and Firepower
Chapter 10. Examining Riggs, Phase One
Chapter 11. An Embarrassing Moment
Chapter 12. Behind the Lines
Chapter 13. Examining Riggs, Phase Two
Chapter 14. The Stakes
Chapter 15. An Annual Report
Chapter 16. Examining Riggs, Phase Three
Chapter 17. The Injunction!
Chapter 18. Worries
Part IV. Hand-to-Hand Combat
Chapter 19. The “Bad Blood” Hearing
Chapter 20. Summertime Seething
Chapter 21. Indictments…Perjury?
Part V. The War’s Endgame
Chapter 22. Emerging Battle Plans
Chapter 23. The Long Wait
Chapter 24. Armageddon
Chapter 25. The Aftermath
About the Author

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