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Author Mitchell, Greg, 1947-

Title Tricky Dick and the Pink Lady : Richard Nixon vs. Helen Gahagan Douglas--sexual politics and the Red scare, 1950 / Greg Mitchell.

Imprint New York : Random House, c1998.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  324.9730918 M693t 1998 c.2  ---  Available
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  324.9730918 M693t 1998    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxi, 316 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-270) and index.
Contents Tricks, deceptions, and wondrous visions -- Gal from Cal -- Presidential timber -- Judas goats and red pepper -- War fever -- Photostats will be prepared -- Tell Nicky to get on this thing -- Running for the cyclone cellars -- Stoolie for J. Edgar Hoover -- This tricky young man -- Hollywood dramatics -- Red sails in the sunset -- Final straw.
Subject Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994.
Douglas, Helen Gahagan, 1900-1980.
Electioneering -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Anti-communist movements -- California.
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950.
United States. Congress. Senate -- Elections, 1950.
ISBN 0679416218 (alk. paper)
9780679416210 (alk. paper)

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