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La Follette"s autobiography

R M. La Follette

La Follette"s autobiography

a personal narrative of political experiences.

by R M. La Follette

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in (s.l.) .
Written in English


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The La Follettes of Wisconsin Weisberger, Bernard A. Published by University of Wisconsin Press Weisberger, Bernard A. As the notes make clear, the basic source of this book is the La Follette Family Papers in the Library of Congress, which has prepared an excellent register of the papers it holds. The mass of material is enormous. La Follette's autobiography: a personal narrative of political experiences / by: La Follette, Robert M. Published: () Lancaster Ave., Villanova, PA Contact.

Belle Case La Follette (Ap – Aug ) was a women's suffrage, peace, and Civil Rights activist in Wisconsin, United Follette worked with the women's peace party during World War the time of her death in , The New York Times called her "probably the least known yet most influential of all American women who have had to do with public affairs Children: Fola La Follette, Robert M. La Follette Jr., . That’s pretty remarkable. Let’s move on to Ben Bradlee’s book, Conversations with Kennedy. I chose Bradlee for two reasons. One, you see Bradlee struggling to be a journalist and a friend at the same time; two, you see Jack Kennedy struggling to have a journalist as a friend. Given that, Bradlee – who only writes this book after Kennedy’s death – is privy to secrets and situations.

Robert M. La Follette was an American Republican and politician who is best known as a proponent of progressivism and a fierce opponent to corporate power. He served as a member of the U.S. House Born: The Education of an Anti-Imperialist Robert La Follette and U.S. Expansion Richard Drake Studies in American Thought and Culture Paul S. Boyer, Series Editor “Richard Drake’s superb biography of Robert La Follette is a fresh, fascinating, and highly readable account of a great figure in American history.


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La Follette"s autobiography by R M. La Follette Download PDF EPUB FB2

LaFollette's Autobiography, is a well written outline of his political struggles, as he saw them up to the time of the writing in October, The book was written just after LaFollette had concluded his campaign for the Republican Presidential Nomination.

This spirited pronouncement of the Progressive program can be divided into two by: LaFollette's Autobiography, is a well written outline of his political struggles, as he saw them up to the time of the writing in October, The book was written just after LaFollette had concluded his campaign for the Republican Presidential Nomination.

This spirited pronouncement of the Progressive program can be divided into two parts/5(2). Written in lucid, vigorous prose, La Follette's Autobiography is the famous Wisconsin senator's own account of his political life and philosophy. Both memoir and a history of the Progressive cause in the United States, it charts La Follette's formative years in politics, his attempts to abolish entrenched, ruthless state and corporate influences, and his embattled Author: Robert M.

La Follette. The autobiography of Robert La Follette () traces the political life and accomplishments of this eminent Republican politician from his election as district attorney for Dane County, Wisconsin in to the presidential campaign ofwhen his bid to dislodge President William Howard Taft was pushed aside by former president Theodore Roosevelt on the.

This copy of La Follette's Autobiography - A Personal Narrative Of Political Experiences By Robert M. La Follette offered for sale by DASH DOT MEDIA for. Additional Physical Format: Online version: La Follette, Robert M.

(Robert Marion), Follette's autobiography. Madison, Wis.: Robert M. La Follette Co., Written in lucid, vigorous prose, La Follette's Autobiography is the famous Wisconsin senator's own account of his political life and philosophy.

Both memoir and a history of the Progressive cause in the United States, it charts La Follette's formative years in politics, his attempts to abolish entrenched, ruthless state and corporate influences, and his embattled efforts to advance.

La Follette's Autobiography: A Personal Narrative of Political Experiences by Robert M. La Follette. University of Wisconsin Press, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can. The book recounts in detail La Follette's rise to political power, from district attorney of Dane County to Wisconsin Governor to the most outspoken man in the Senate.

But La Follette, in classic civic republican fashion, states that he had no particular interest in political power at any point in this rise; that he was only following the /5. Robert M. La Follette, in full Robert Marion La Follette, (born JPrimrose, Wisconsin, U.S.—died JWashington, D.C.), U.S.

leader of the Progressive movement who, as governor of Wisconsin (–06) and U.S. senator (–25), was noted for his support of reform legislation. He was the unsuccessful presidential candidate of the League for Progressive.

Robert Marion La Follette Sr. (J – J ), colloquially known as Fighting Bob, was an American lawyer and represented Wisconsin in both chambers of Congress and served as the Governor of Wisconsin.A Republican for most of his career, he ran for President of the United States as the nominee of his own Progressive Party in the Children: 4, including Robert Jr., Philip, Fola.

Fighting Bob La Follette book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Now in paperback with a new preface, this comprehensive bio /5. La Follette's autobiography; a personal narrative of political experiences, by Robert M. La Follette. by La Follette, Robert M Book condition: Very good.

The La Follettes of Wisconsin—Robert, Belle, and their children, Bob Jr., Phil, Fola, and Mary—are vividly brought to life in this collective biography of an American political family. As governor of Wisconsin (–06) and U.S. Senator (–25). La Follette badly wanted Beard to review his own autobiography, published in While he admired the book, Beard disagreed with La Follette’s hope to restore American democracy to an earlier, better version from a time before the Civil War.

While the book mentions Congressman Thomas Amlie and other radicalized Progressives who pressed for the establishment of a new party init concentrates upon Phil and Bob, failing to take into account the complicated intersecting forces that were operating to draw the La Follettes and their fellow Progressives into a new Wisconsin.

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