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Author Hart, Steven, 1958-

Title American dictators : Frank Hague, Nucky Johnson, and the perfection of the urban political machine / Steven Hart.

Publication Info. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, 2013.

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Description 1 online resource (193 pages)
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Series Rivergate regionals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The One Who Got Away, and the One Who Didn't -- In the Court of the Emerald King -- Lines of Power -- Boom Times -- Hard Times -- Public Works -- A Choice of Enemies -- Decline and Fall -- Epilogue: The Machines That Didn't Stopages.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Hague, Frank, 1876-1956.
Johnson, Nucky, 1883-1968.
City and town life -- United States -- Case studies.
Mayors -- New Jersey -- Jersey City -- Biography.
Metropolitan government -- United States -- Case studies.
Political culture -- United States -- Case studies.
Politicians -- New Jersey -- Atlantic City -- Biography.
Politicians -- United States -- Biography.
Atlantic City (N.J.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Jersey City (N.J.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Hart, Steven. American dictators : Frank Hague, Nucky Johnson, and the perfection of the urban political machine. New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, 2013 viii, 182 pages ; 23 cm. Rivergate regionals 9780813562131 (OCoLC)824609001 (DLC) 2012051438
ISBN 9780813562148 (e-book)
9780813562131

 
    
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