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The Resource How things really work : lessons from a life in politics, by Bill Hobby ; with Saralee Tiede

How things really work : lessons from a life in politics, by Bill Hobby ; with Saralee Tiede

Label
How things really work : lessons from a life in politics
Title
How things really work
Title remainder
lessons from a life in politics
Statement of responsibility
by Bill Hobby ; with Saralee Tiede
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 976.4/063092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.4.H63
LC item number
A3 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Label
How things really work : lessons from a life in politics, by Bill Hobby ; with Saralee Tiede
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Ancestors -- Will Hobby -- Oveta Culp Hobby -- School days -- In the Navy -- Remembering LBJ -- Newspaper days -- Running for Lieutenant Governor and other political stories -- How the Texas Senate works -- The Constitution of 1876 : still standing despite my best efforts -- Kinder, gentler days -- Artesia Hall -- Déjà vu all over again -- No pass, no play -- The capitol makeover -- From third world to world power : a state in transition -- The privatization of public higher education -- Boom and bust -- The dreaded two-thirds rule and the killer bees -- Family feuds -- Texas prisons and the war on drugs -- The poor we always have with us -- The legislative redistricting board -- Ten years in academia -- The Commission on a Representative Student Body -- The census -- The National Rifle Association -- The Hobby-Eberly telescope -- Hobby for president -- Just vote for no -- Parting thoughts
Control code
643512497
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 214 p.
Isbn
9780976669746
Lccn
2010927870
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)643512497
Label
How things really work : lessons from a life in politics, by Bill Hobby ; with Saralee Tiede
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Ancestors -- Will Hobby -- Oveta Culp Hobby -- School days -- In the Navy -- Remembering LBJ -- Newspaper days -- Running for Lieutenant Governor and other political stories -- How the Texas Senate works -- The Constitution of 1876 : still standing despite my best efforts -- Kinder, gentler days -- Artesia Hall -- Déjà vu all over again -- No pass, no play -- The capitol makeover -- From third world to world power : a state in transition -- The privatization of public higher education -- Boom and bust -- The dreaded two-thirds rule and the killer bees -- Family feuds -- Texas prisons and the war on drugs -- The poor we always have with us -- The legislative redistricting board -- Ten years in academia -- The Commission on a Representative Student Body -- The census -- The National Rifle Association -- The Hobby-Eberly telescope -- Hobby for president -- Just vote for no -- Parting thoughts
Control code
643512497
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiv, 214 p.
Isbn
9780976669746
Lccn
2010927870
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)643512497

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