American Dreamer

American Dreamer

The Life and Times of Henry A. Wallace

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Baker & Taylor
The life of former Iowa senator, economist, geneticist, and agricultural icon Henry Wallace is laid bare in this biography of a towering figure of FDR's wartime president.

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Culver, former US senator and representative, and journalist Hyde note the paradox that Wallace (1885-1965) was the son of prominent midwestern Republicans but became the emblematic leftist politician of his time. They portray him as an agriculturalist of international renown, a prolific author, groundbreaking economist, successful businessman, and shy politician. They place him in the social and political milieu of turn-of-the-century Iowa and of Washington politics between the wars. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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& Taylor

The life of former Iowa senator, economist, geneticist, and agricultural icon Henry Wallace is laid bare in this biography of a towering figure of FDR's wartime presidency.

Publisher: New York : Norton, c2000
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780393046458
0393046451
Characteristics: xi, 608 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Hyde, John

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