|Author||Mach, Thomas S., 1966- |
|Title||"Gentleman George" Hunt Pendleton : party politics and ideological identity in nineteenth-century America / Thomas S. Mach. |
|Published||Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2007. |
|Description||ix, 307 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. |
|ISBN||978-0-87338-913-6 (hardcover : alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0-87338-913-1 (hardcover : alk. paper)|
|Bib. Note||Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-302) and index. |
|Formatted Note||Contents: The early years -- The young politician from Cincinnati -- The tortuous course : Pendleton and the peace Democrats -- Pendleton the obstructionist -- From victory came defeat -- Pendleton and party unity : the Ohio idea -- The Great Railroad Case and the road to the Senate -- "Kicking against the goads" : Pendleton and civil service reform -- Minister plenipotentiary and envoy extraordinary of the United States to Germany. |
|Subjects||Civil service reform -- United States -- History -- 19th century. |
Democratic Party (U.S.) -- History -- 19th century.
Diplomats -- United States -- Biography.
Legislators -- United States -- Biography.
Ohio -- Politics and government -- 1787-1865.
Ohio -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Pendleton, George H. (George Hunt), 1825-1889.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1883.
United States. Congress. -- Biography.
|LC Card Number||2007-21839|
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: E 415.9 P398 M14|
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