William G. Milliken Michigan's Passionate Moderate

By: Dempsey, Dave

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B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 5.90 X 1.30 inches; xiv, 291 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE. Hard cover has light bumping. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, 1/4" closed tear at bottom of front; in a mylar cover. Cover is grey with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with 16 b/w photographs. "Milliken [b. Michigan, 1922] is Michigan's longest serving governor, stands as an icon of decency even among the state's most cynical political observers. Often seen by the public as a man above poitics, Miliken was in truth an astute deal maker who governed by crafting coaltions w/ politicians that spanned the gamut from Detroit's hard left Coleman Young to the rurual conservatives of his own Republican party...Milliken stepped down after 14 years and a record od education reform, environmental protection, urban policy, and civil rights----and a series f bruising tax fights. .." ; Signed by Author

Title: William G. Milliken Michigan's Passionate Moderate

Author Name: Dempsey, Dave

Categories: Author(s), Signed Books, Michigan/Detroit/Great Lakes, Transportation/Vehicles/Machinery, social history, Government/Economics/Law/Politics, Reference, African American History, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, Cinema/Movies/Film/Acting, American History, Education, Cultural History, Women/Womens' History,

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, University of Michigan Press: 2006

ISBN Number: 0472115456

ISBN Number 13: 9780472115457

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 7294

Keywords: Michigan History; Michigan People; Political History; American Presidents; Biography; Government History; Environment; Signed Books; Collectibles;,