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Author Mattson, Kevin, 1966-

Title Just plain Dick : Richard Nixon's Checkers speech and the "rocking, socking" election of 1952 / Kevin Mattson.

Imprint New York, NY : Bloomsbury, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    324.97309 MAT    Available
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 260 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-248) and index.
Contents Portrait of the young political artist as madman (from the inner cranium to history) -- Anxieties-- of a Cold War spring and an "inside dopester" -- A summer of "the Great Salesroom" -- "A wonderful guy" -- "Chin up" -- "American has taken Dick Nixon to its heart" -- The dog that bit.
Subject Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
Vice-Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1952.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.
ISBN 9781608198122

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