Biographical Directory of the Governors of the United States by Marie Mullaney

By Marie Mullaney

State governors have regularly performed a key function in American politics, because the careers of Presidents Clinton, Reagan, and Carter (all former governors) illustrate. this can be relatively the case within the aftermath of Reaganomics, and as many govt features shift from the federal to the kingdom point. the newest in a chain protecting colonial, territorial, and nation governors from 1607 onward, this quantity contains the interval 1988-1994.

Organized alphabetically by way of country with the governors showing in chronological order through their phrases of workplace, the ninety four entries comprise details on date and place of origin, schooling, faith, marriage and relations, and an research of every governor's specialist and political careers. each comic strip incorporates a photo of the governor and concludes with a bibliography. a subject matter index and index of the governors' names completes the quantity. Biographical listing of the Governors of the U.S. 1988-1994 is the single reference paintings of its type and is precious for all these looking actual and up to date info at the backgrounds and electoral actions and methods of the newest nation governors.

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