Truman and Pendergast / Robert H. Ferrell.

Chronicles the political relationship of Harry S. Truman and Thomas J. Pendergast. Pendergast was considered the "boss of Kansas City". His personal and political corruption brought about his downfall and imprisonment for tax evasion in 1939. Truman nearly lost his Senate seat in the Democ...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ferrell, Robert H.
Format: Book
Published: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©1999.
Online Access:CONNECT