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Holli, Melvin G.

Overview
Works: 28 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 7,700 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biography‚Ä°vDictionaries  Case studies  Sources  Pictorial works  Genealogy  Registers (Lists) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator
Classifications: F548.9.A1, 305.800977311
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Most widely held works by Melvin G Holli
Ethnic Chicago( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of ethnic life in Chicago, detailing the various peoples and ethnic institutions in the midwestern city
The Mayors : the Chicago political tradition by Paul Michael Green( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays examine the terms of Chicago mayors, assess their accomplishments and weaknesses, and analyze the way they used the power of their office
The Ethnic frontier : essays in the history of group survival in Chicago and the Midwest( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reform in Detroit: Hazen S. Pingree and urban politics by Melvin G Holli( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Making of the mayor, Chicago, 1983( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates Chicago's roughhouse style of politics during the 1983 mayoral primary and subsequent general election
The American mayor : the best & the worst big-city leaders by Melvin G Holli( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detroit by Melvin G Holli( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bashing Chicago traditions : Harold Washington's last campaign, Chicago, 1987 by Melvin G Holli( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wizard of Washington : Emil Hurja, Franklin Roosevelt, and the birth of public opinion polling by Melvin G Holli( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Historians have tended to point to John F. Kennedy's 1960 bid for the presidency as the first time a candidate relied extensively on public opinion polls to drive a campaign. Polling has come to define American politics, and is perhaps most clearly embodied in Bill Clinton, the most poll-driven president in history. Melvin G. Holli dismisses this notion, however, and reveals that presidential reliance on public opinion polls dates back to the New Deal Era, when Franklin Roosevelt employed a first-generation. Finnish-American named Emil Hurja to conduct polls for his 1932 and 1936 presidential campaigns
World War II Chicago by Paul Michael Green( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Restoration 1989 : Chicago elects a new Daley( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A view from Chicago's City Hall : mid-century to millennium by Melvin G Holli( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Illinois at Chicago : a pictorial history by Fred W Beuttler( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swedish voters in Chicago, 1888 : based on the voter registrations of 1888 by Nils William Olsson( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Page column headings: No., Name, Address, Prec., Ward, Residence, Naturalization, Court
Finnish identity in America by Auvo Kostiainen( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazen S. Pingree: a saga of success by Melvin G Holli( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hazen S. Pingree a saga of success by Melvin G Holli( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reform in Detriot : Hazen S. Pingree and urban politics by Melvin G Holli( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French seigniorialism and the social structure of early Detroit by Melvin G Holli( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Biographical dictionary of American mayors, 1820-1980 : big city mayors, Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, St. Louis
Alternative Names
Holli, Melvin George

Languages
English (89)

Covers
The Mayors : the Chicago political traditionBiographical dictionary of American mayors, 1820-1980 : big city mayors, Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, New Orleans, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, St. LouisThe American mayor : the best & the worst big-city leadersThe wizard of Washington : Emil Hurja, Franklin Roosevelt, and the birth of public opinion pollingWorld War II ChicagoRestoration 1989 : Chicago elects a new DaleyA view from Chicago's City Hall : mid-century to millenniumThe University of Illinois at Chicago : a pictorial history