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Young, Nancy Beck

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Works: 69 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 1,794 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Sources 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: E806, B
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Most widely held works by Nancy Beck Young
Franklin D. Roosevelt and the shaping of American political culture ( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines FDR and the New Deal era from the perspectives of social and cultural history, political science, popular culture, and political history
Lou Henry Hoover : activist first lady by Nancy Beck Young ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although overshadowed by her higher-profile successors, Lou Henry Hoover was in many ways the nation's first truly modern first lady. She was the first to speak on the radio and give regular interviews. She was the first to be a public political persona in her own right. And, although the White House press corps saw in her "old-fashioned wifehood," she very much foreshadowed the "new woman" of the era."
Why we fight : Congress and the politics of World War II by Nancy Beck Young ( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This wartime political dynamic established the dominant patterns for national politics through the remainder of the century. Impeccably researched, Young's study shows that we cannot fully appreciate the nuances of American politics after World War II without careful explication of how the legislative branch redefined the New Deal in the decade following its creation."--Pub. desc
Wright Patman : populism, liberalism, & the American dream by Nancy Beck Young ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The last major fight of his career was his futile effort to retain his chairmanship of the Banking and Currency Committee in 1975. His defeat was a testimonial to the changes liberalism underwent during his career in Washington, D.C. A new generation of reformers no longer cared about the economic populism that drove much of his agenda for forty-seven years." "This book is essential reading for anyone interested in twentieth-century politics and policy development."--BOOK JACKET
Texas, her Texas : the life and times of Frances Goff by Nancy Beck Young ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
state politics as Coke Stevenson, Allan Shivers, and Richards herself. The fast-paced narrative also describes the founding and early years of M. D. Anderson and Goff's key role as an aide to Dr. R. Lee Clark in building this world-renowned cancer treatment facility
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency : a historical reference ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles each president, providing articles on the campaigns, administrations, and every major event, law, incident, and action that took place during their term in office
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wright Patman : congressman to the nation, 1893-1953 by Nancy Beck Young ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Eisenhower administration and the Brown v. Board of education decision, 1954 - 1955 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency. a historical reference ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency. a historical reference ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of the U.S. presidency. a historical reference ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary history of the Dwight D. Eisenhower presidency ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
President Eisenhower, operating CANDOR, and the atoms for Peace Speech, April 1953 - May 1954 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Beck Young, Nancy
Young, Nancy B.
Languages
English (54)
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