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The Resource In the Governor's shadow : the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson, Carol O'Keefe Wilson

In the Governor's shadow : the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson, Carol O'Keefe Wilson

Label
In the Governor's shadow : the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson
Title
In the Governor's shadow
Title remainder
the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson
Statement of responsibility
Carol O'Keefe Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Carol O'Keefe
Dewey number
  • 976.4/06092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.F47
LC item number
W55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ferguson, James Edward
  • Ferguson, Miriam Amanda
  • Governors
  • Women governors
  • Texas
Label
In the Governor's shadow : the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson, Carol O'Keefe Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A tainted victory -- Tangled family roots -- Life unencumbered -- Political plunge -- Keeping secrets -- Guilty knowledge -- It is good to be king -- A season of success begins to fade -- A falling out and a fall from grace -- An investigation -- Testimony most telling -- In his own words -- The crane swoops in -- The ruling and the aftermath -- Let's try this again -- Seeking redemption -- Optimistic defeat -- The accidental Governor -- Shadow Governor -- See Ma run (again) -- Coming back (1927-1932) -- Twice the vice -- Sunset -- Cross, double cross -- The last act -- Not your average Ma and Pa
Control code
2013041279
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781574415537
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013041279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(TXA)4700226
Label
In the Governor's shadow : the true story of Ma and Pa Ferguson, Carol O'Keefe Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A tainted victory -- Tangled family roots -- Life unencumbered -- Political plunge -- Keeping secrets -- Guilty knowledge -- It is good to be king -- A season of success begins to fade -- A falling out and a fall from grace -- An investigation -- Testimony most telling -- In his own words -- The crane swoops in -- The ruling and the aftermath -- Let's try this again -- Seeking redemption -- Optimistic defeat -- The accidental Governor -- Shadow Governor -- See Ma run (again) -- Coming back (1927-1932) -- Twice the vice -- Sunset -- Cross, double cross -- The last act -- Not your average Ma and Pa
Control code
2013041279
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781574415537
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013041279
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(TXA)4700226

Library Locations

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      30.271703300000 -97.745890600000
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