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The Resource Devil dog : the amazing true story of the man who saved America, by David Talbot ; with original illustrations by Spain Rodriguez

Devil dog : the amazing true story of the man who saved America, by David Talbot ; with original illustrations by Spain Rodriguez

Label
Devil dog : the amazing true story of the man who saved America
Title
Devil dog
Title remainder
the amazing true story of the man who saved America
Statement of responsibility
by David Talbot ; with original illustrations by Spain Rodriguez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Smedley Darlington Butler, who was highly decorated for his service as a Marine in wars around the world. After leaving the service, he toured the country speaking as a veterans' rights advocate, he led a war on crime in his hometown of Philadelphia during Prohibition, and it was his 1934 testimony before the Committee on Unamerican Activities that exposed a group of powerful Wall Street businessmen who were trying to stage a military coup during Franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidency
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Talbot, David
Dewey number
  • 359.9/6092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Pulp history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Butler, Smedley D.
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
Label
Devil dog : the amazing true story of the man who saved America, by David Talbot ; with original illustrations by Spain Rodriguez
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The year of the dragon -- Tropical fever -- Land of the living dead -- Johnny, get your gun -- Badge of honor -- Washington is burning -- The plot against America
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781439109021
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005897
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocn537641232
  • (OCoLC)537641232
Label
Devil dog : the amazing true story of the man who saved America, by David Talbot ; with original illustrations by Spain Rodriguez
Publication
Contents
The year of the dragon -- Tropical fever -- Land of the living dead -- Johnny, get your gun -- Badge of honor -- Washington is burning -- The plot against America
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781439109021
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010005897
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • ocn537641232
  • (OCoLC)537641232
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