Voices of Protest

Huey Long, Father Coughlin, & the Great Depression
Product Number: EB00171837
Released: Dec 30, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307803221
Publisher: Vintage
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The study of two great demagogues in American history-Huey P. Long, a first-term United States Senator from the red-clay, piney-woods country of nothern Louisiana; and Charles E. Coughlin, a Catholic priest from an industrial suburb near Detroit. Award-winning historian Alan Brinkely describes their modest origins and their parallel rise together in the early years of the Great Depression to become the two most successful leaders of national political dissidence of their era. *Winner of the American Book Award for History*

Author(s): Alan Brinkley
Original Publish Date: Aug 10, 2011

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