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Honest Graft: The World of George Washington Plunkitt (Plunkitt of Tammany Hall)

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William L. Riordon's compiling and embroidering of Boss Plunkitt's boastful comments on machine politics constitutes a minor classic in American social history. in an introduction to this edition of the political boss's remarks, James S. Olson, chairman of the history department at Sam Houston State University, and James W. Mooney of American University engage in a provocative exchange over how the boss mentality as Plunkitt expressed it is to be judged. Thereby they complicate and enrich a reader's perception of the ...

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Honest Graft: The World of George Washington Plunkitt (Plunkitt of Tammany Hall)
2006, Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN-13: 9781881089582

2nd Edition, Revised edition

Trade paperback

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