American messiahs, by the Unofficial observer.


New York, Simon and Schuster, 1935.

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Subjects Politics and government.
Reformers.
Social conditions.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
United States -- Social conditions.
United States.
Description x, 238 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date 1935.
Notes By John Franklin Carter and others.
Portraits on lining-papers.
Contents The Kingfish : Senator Huey P. Long, of Louisiana -- Microphone messiah : Father Charles E. Coughlin, of Detroit -- Tarzan of the epic : Upton Sinclair -- The Townsend saga : Dr. Francis E. Townsend, of California -- Viking invader : Floyd Bjernstjerne Olson, Farmer-Labor governor of Minnesota -- The rover boys at Armagddon : the LaFollettes, Senator Robert M., Jr., and governor Philip H. -- One-to sixteen! : Senator Burton Kendall Wheeler, of Montana -- Needles in the haystack : Senators Edward P. Costigan of Colorado, Homer T. Bone and Lewis B. Schwellenbach of Washington, and Gerald P. Nye of North Dakota -- Marx on the half-shell : Norman Thomas, leader of the Socialist party -- Sweet fascism in the piney woods : Governer Eugene Talmadge, the Georgia cracker-downer, Senator Theodore G. Bilbo, oratorical bodyguard to Senator Pat Harrison of Mississippi, Governer Bibb Graves, of Alabama, an ex-Ku Kluxer who made good, and Olin D. Johnson, the first ex-mill hand to be elected governer of South Carolina -- Disquiet on the Eastern front : Rush D. Holt, the boy senator from West Virginia, James Michael Curley, governor of unreconstructed Massachusetts, and Mayor Fiorella H. LaGuardia of New York City -- Rally-round-the-flag boys : General Hugh S. Johnson ... Jouett Shouse ... and the senatorial conservatives who regard the New Deal as "dangerous radicalism."
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4171234
(OCoLC)ocm04171234
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Carter, John Franklin, 1897-1967.
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