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Product Description: Many people are unaware that from 1945 to 1975, downstate lawmakers dominated the Illinois political arena. In TheDealmakers of Downstate Illinois, Robert E. Hartley details the lives and contributions of three influential southern Illinois politicians, Paul Powell, Clyde Choate, and John Stelle...read more

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9780809334742 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, April 18, 2016, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Many people are unaware that from 1945 to 1975, downstate lawmakers dominated the Illinois political arena.

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Product Description: The election year of 1948 remains to this day one of the most astonishing in U.S. political history. During this first general election after World War II, Americans looked to their governments for change. As the battle for the nation’s highest office came to a head in Illinois, the state was embroiled in its own partisan showdowns—elections that would prove critical in the course of state and national history...read more

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9780809332663 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, September 2, 2013, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: The election year of 1948 remains to this day one of the most astonishing in U.

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Product Description: This sweeping survey constitutes the first comprehensive treatment of the men and women who have been chosen to represent Illinois in the United States Senate from 1818 to the present day. David Kenney and Robert E. Hartley underscore nearly two centuries of Illinois history with these biographical and political portraits, compiling an incomparably rich resource for students, scholars, teachers, journalists, historians, politicians, and any Illinoisan interested in the state’s senatorial heritage...read more

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9780809331086 | 2 edition (Southern Illinois Univ Pr, October 4, 2012), cover price $29.50 | About this edition: This sweeping survey constitutes the first comprehensive treatment of the men and women who have been chosen to represent Illinois in the United States Senate from 1818 to the present day.

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Product Description: With Paul Simon: The Political Journey of an Illinois Original, author Robert E. Hartley presents the first thorough, objective volume on the journalistic and political career of one of Illinois’s most respected public figures...read more

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9780809329458 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, October 26, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With Paul Simon: The Political Journey of an Illinois Original, author Robert E.

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Product Description: FOR MOST OF August 1883 a military expedition headed by President Chester A. Arthur and guided by Lt. Gen. Philip Sheridan crossed 500 miles of lightly settled Wyoming Territory. The goal was to reach Yellowstone National Park and tour it before returning to civilization...read more

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9781425771218 | Xlibris Corp, August 30, 2007, cover price $30.99 | About this edition: FOR MOST OF August 1883 a military expedition headed by President Chester A.

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9781425771171 | Xlibris Corp, August 30, 2007, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: FOR MOST OF August 1883 a military expedition headed by President Chester A.

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Re-examines two of the most devastating coal mine disasters in the United States since 1928 in a historical analysis that explains the causes of the accidents, identifies who was to blame, and details the emotional impact the disasters had on survivors, family members, and their communities. Simultaneous.

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9780809327058 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, July 24, 2006, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Re-examines two of the most devastating coal mine disasters in the United States since 1928 in a historical analysis that explains the causes of the accidents, identifies who was to blame, and details the emotional impact the disasters had on survivors, family members, and their communities.

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9780809327065 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, July 24, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Re-examines two of the most devastating coal mine disasters in the United States since 1928 in a historical analysis that explains the causes of the accidents, identifies who was to blame, and details the emotional impact the disasters had on survivors, family members, and their communities.

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Product Description: This sweeping survey constitutes the first comprehensive treatment of the forty-seven individuals—forty-six white males and one African American female—who have been chosen to represent Illinois in the United States Senate from 1818 to 2003...read more

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9780809325498 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, November 21, 2003, cover price $34.50 | About this edition: This sweeping survey constitutes the first comprehensive treatment of the forty-seven individuals—forty-six white males and one African American female—who have been chosen to represent Illinois in the United States Senate from 1818 to 2003.

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Product Description: Dust jacket notes: "Lewis and Clark would have been poorly prepared for their journey to the Pacific Ocean without aid from the Illinoisans they met during the winter of 1803-04. If the Corps of Discovery had paused only for a short while in the Illinois country little information would have been obtained about the wilderness that stretched before them...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781401057947 | Xlibris Corp, August 1, 2002, cover price $31.99 | About this edition: Dust jacket notes: "Lewis and Clark would have been poorly prepared for their journey to the Pacific Ocean without aid from the Illinoisans they met during the winter of 1803-04.

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9781401057930 | Xlibris Corp, August 1, 2002, cover price $21.99

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Product Description: Paul Powell emerged from the hill country of southern Illinois to serve in state government from 1935 until his death in 1970. His political tenure included three terms as Speaker of the Illinois House, four terms as minority leader, and two terms as secretary of state...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809322718 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, November 17, 1999, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Paul Powell emerged from the hill country of southern Illinois to serve in state government from 1935 until his death in 1970.

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9780809322725 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, November 17, 1999, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Paul Powell emerged from the hill country of southern Illinois to serve in state government from 1935 until his death in 1970.

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