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The Resource Mayor Helen Boosalis : my mother's life in politics, Beth Boosalis Davis, (electronic resource)

Mayor Helen Boosalis : my mother's life in politics, Beth Boosalis Davis, (electronic resource)

Label
Mayor Helen Boosalis : my mother's life in politics
Title
Mayor Helen Boosalis
Title remainder
my mother's life in politics
Statement of responsibility
Beth Boosalis Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Helen Boosalis's story, told by her daughter, Beth Boosalis Davis, is the story of a true pioneer of women in politics. The daughter of Greek immigrants, Boosalis achieved national prominence as the first woman president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors and as an outspoken advocate for economically distressed cities facing President Reagan's "new federalism." Winning the Democratic nomination for governor of Nebraska in 1986, Helen Boosalis ran against Kay Orr in the first gubernatorial contest between two women in U.S. history. The interwoven tales of conflict and challenge, from the mayor's
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Beth Boosalis
Dewey number
  • 978.2/293033092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boosalis, Helen
  • Mayors
  • Lincoln (Neb.)
  • Politicians
  • Lincoln (Neb.)
Label
Mayor Helen Boosalis : my mother's life in politics, Beth Boosalis Davis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 513) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Flash forward : calling me home -- Call to action -- Flash forward : down to two -- Madame mayor -- Flash forward : may the best woman -- This is not your father's city hall -- Flash forward : money talks -- Roll up her sleeves -- Flash backward : roots--all Greek to me -- Expect the unexpected -- Flash forward : getting to know you -- Everything old is new again -- Flash forward : one false move and ... -- Mayors' mayor -- Flash forward : issues, debates, polls, and other irrelevancies -- Another time around -- Flash forward : trails end -- Life after is politics
Control code
ocn250438441
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 531 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281958341
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)250438441
Label
Mayor Helen Boosalis : my mother's life in politics, Beth Boosalis Davis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 513) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Flash forward : calling me home -- Call to action -- Flash forward : down to two -- Madame mayor -- Flash forward : may the best woman -- This is not your father's city hall -- Flash forward : money talks -- Roll up her sleeves -- Flash backward : roots--all Greek to me -- Expect the unexpected -- Flash forward : getting to know you -- Everything old is new again -- Flash forward : one false move and ... -- Mayors' mayor -- Flash forward : issues, debates, polls, and other irrelevancies -- Another time around -- Flash forward : trails end -- Life after is politics
Control code
ocn250438441
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 531 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281958341
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)250438441

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