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The wit and wisdom of Herbert Hoover

Herbert Clark Hoover - President of the USA (1929-1933)

The wit and wisdom of Herbert Hoover

a compilation of many of his quotations

by Herbert Clark Hoover - President of the USA (1929-1933)

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 -- Quotations.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953 -- Quotations, maxims, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRuth Dennis.
      ContributionsDennis, Ruth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE742.5 .H662 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 74 p. ;
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1132827M
      ISBN 100533110394
      LC Control Number94090026
      OCLC/WorldCa33132842

      Yonder Mark is the author of The Quotable Mourinho ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Quotable Hitler ( avg rating, 6 rati /5(38). The reader learns that while the Great Depression was the focus of president's time and energy there was much more to his administration, including his family, his social life, his love of children, good conversation, reading, and fishing, his inveterate kindness, and his gentle wit. The Life of Herbert Hoover: Fighting Quaker, opens.

      Hoover's death ended a lifetime of accomplishment and public service. He wrote more than thirty books while enlarging his world-renowned library at Stanford University. The tower that bears his name was completed in and he maintained an office on the eleventh floor. Anybody interested in telecom, politics, regulation, or economics should read this book; they will learn much."—Jeffrey Dorfman, "A masterpiece of wisdom and wit, The Political Spectrum proves that, when applied to the airways, the higher the stakes, the higher the waste. Tom Hazlett’s narrative is comprehensive, incisive, and.

      Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States during the ‘Great Depression from to He was also an illustrious businessman and engineer besides being a renowned politician. He is accredited with introducing ‘Progressive Era’ . Get this from a library! The Life of Herbert Hoover: Fighting Quaker, [Glen Jeansonne] -- This is the first definitive study of the presidency of America's least understood and most under-appreciated Chief Executive. Combining government with private resources, Hoover became the first.


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