The King Makers

By: Lurie, Leonard

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271 pp., index, 16 pages of black and white photographs. Boards are orange with an ivory spine and gold lettering. Faint dampstain at bottom of spine has affected pastedowns but not textblock, which is clean and unmarked. DJ has minor edgewear and one tiny nick. A bright, attractive copy.

Contains an introduction by Murray Kempton. "The inside story of the political convention that nominated Eisenhower and Nixon and determined the direction of Republican politics for the next twenty years. . . . In this absorbing evocation of that milestone convention. . . Leonard Lurie brings to life all the dramatic, desperate, and history-changing moments shared by some of the major figures of the postwar world, MacArthur, Taft, Dewey, Warren, Stassen, Ike, and Nixon."; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Title: The King Makers

Author Name: Lurie, Leonard

Illustrator: Illustrated by Siegel, Hal [cover]

Categories: U. S. History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, Inc.: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 005518

Keywords: US History Political Science Republican Party Presidential Nominating Process General Douglas Macarthur William Howard Taft Thomas E. Dewey Harold E. Stassen Earl Warren