Roosevelt's Warrior: Harold L. Ickes and the New Deal

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By any measure, Harold Ickes was one of the towering figures of the New Deal. With remarkable energy and a genius for organization, he transformed a tradition-bound, much-maligned Department of the Interior into a progressive and highly respected organization. He was known for his sharp wit and brilliant intellect. He could be crusty, temperamental, and self-righteous. And he was just the kind of tenacious fighter FDR needed. In this political biography of the nation's most influential secretary of the interior, Jeanne ...

Roosevelt's Warrior: Harold L. Ickes and the New Deal 1996, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD

ISBN-13: 9780801850943

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