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Tammany Hall

M. R. Werner

Tammany Hall

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Published by Garden City Publishing Company in Garden City, N. Y .
Written in English

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  • Tammany Hall

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    Statementby M. R. Werner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK2319.N56 W4 1932
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 586 p. :
    Number of Pages586
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22373337M
    LC Control Number32024863


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Hence any marks or annotations seen are left ISBN   From Boss Tweed to Al Smith, Terry Golway chronicles the highs and lows of Tammany Hall as it shaped the political life of New York City. What sets this book apart is its richly detailed study of how Tammany Hall built a political machine from the ground up, stretching from the citys immigrant neighborhoods all the way to the Tammany Hall book : Liveright Publishing Corporation.

Preface THIS volume discloses the mental operations of perhaps the most thoroughly practical politician of the day-George Washington Plunkitt, Tammany leader of the Fifteenth Assembly District, Sachem of the Tammany Society and Chairman of the Elections Committee of Tammany Hall, who has Tammany Hall book the offices of State Senator, Assemblyman', Police Magistrate, County Supervisor and.

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