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The Contender: Richard Nixon, the Congress Years, 1946-1952. SIGNED by author

Gellman, Irwin F.

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ISBN 10: 0684850648 / ISBN 13: 9780684850641
Published by Free Press, New York, 1999
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Charcoal & beige bds. Boldly signed on title page. With b/w photos. No names, clean text. Unblemished dust jacket. Giftworthy! 590 pgs. Bookseller Inventory # 017136

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Title: The Contender: Richard Nixon, the Congress ...

Publisher: Free Press, New York

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: 1st Edition

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The first of a three-volume biography of the troubled American president traces the beginning of Nixon's presidential aspirations in the Congress during the Korean War and McCarthy era. By the author of Secret Affairs. 50,000 first printing. Tour.

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Irwin F. Gellman is Trustees' Professor of Modern American History at Chapman University in Orange, California, and lives in nearby Corona Del Mar. He has published three books on Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his administration.

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