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The Resource The woman behind the New Deal : the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience, Kirstin Downey

The woman behind the New Deal : the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience, Kirstin Downey

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The woman behind the New Deal : the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience
Title
The woman behind the New Deal
Title remainder
the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience
Statement of responsibility
Kirstin Downey
Title variation
woman behind the New Deal
Title variation remainder
the life of Frances Perkins, FDRs Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a portrait of the first female cabinet member and one of the most influential women of the twentieth century, whose efforts to improve the lives of America's working people resulted in such initiatives as unemployment insurance and Social Security
Biography type
individual biography
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303054
Cataloging source
DLC
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Downey, Kirstin
Dewey number
  • 331.092
  • 920
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Perkins, Frances
  • United States
  • Women cabinet officers
  • Women social reformers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience
Label
The woman behind the New Deal : the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience, Kirstin Downey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn231162915
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 458 p. , [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385513654
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008023208
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)231162915
Label
The woman behind the New Deal : the life of Frances Perkins, FDR's Secretary of Labor and his moral conscience, Kirstin Downey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn231162915
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 458 p. , [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385513654
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008023208
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)231162915

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