Approx. 384 pp., 6.125 x 9.25, 30 halftones, notes, bibl
Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-4696-6493-4
Published: October 2021
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Brimming with fresh insights, this definitive biography reveals how a personally modest public servant took his place on the national and world stage and, along the way, helped transform North Carolina.
Published in association with The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library
About the Author
William A. Link is Richard J. Milbauer Professor of History at the University of Florida.
For more information about William A. Link, visit the Author Page.
“This fascinating biography of one of the most important figures in twentieth-century North Carolina is a significant contribution that promises to rejuvenate the study of white southern liberals.” – Jennifer Ritterhouse, author of Discovering the South: One Man’s Travels Through a Changing American in the 1930s
“Well researched and well written, this important biography gives a full picture of the life and legacy of the avatar of twentieth-century southern liberalism.”—Kevin M. Kruse, professor of History, Princeton University