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The Resource Shadow on the Alamo : new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics, by Harvey Katz

Shadow on the Alamo : new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics, by Harvey Katz

Label
Shadow on the Alamo : new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics
Title
Shadow on the Alamo
Title remainder
new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics
Statement of responsibility
by Harvey Katz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author, an investigative journalist, describes the extensive corruption in high levels of Texas government that was brought to light when the Securities and Exchange Commission accused some of the most powerful men in the state of a stock manipulation scheme. He also tells of the "Dirty Thirty," a handful of state representatives who challenged the power of the conservative Democrats' political machine
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.9/764/06
Index
index present
LC call number
F391.2
LC item number
.K3 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Shadow on the Alamo : new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics, by Harvey Katz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
416379
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 298 p.
Lccn
74189971
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Mel and Anne Jordan, 2000 (Access. No. 2000-007). SWT Library bookplate: Donated by Anne Jordan, in memory of Mel Jordan. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Author's inscribed presentation copy to the Ivins of Avonwood, September 1972. Item laid in: Newspaper clipping (photocopied onto 1 sheet), "Sharpstown creditors to receive $17 million from asset liquidation," The Wall Street journal, Oct. 31, 1972. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill & Susan Reid, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-023). Signed by author. Hardbound with dust jacket.
Label
Shadow on the Alamo : new heroes fight old corruption in Texas politics, by Harvey Katz
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
416379
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 298 p.
Lccn
74189971
Note
  • Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Mel and Anne Jordan, 2000 (Access. No. 2000-007). SWT Library bookplate: Donated by Anne Jordan, in memory of Mel Jordan. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Author's inscribed presentation copy to the Ivins of Avonwood, September 1972. Item laid in: Newspaper clipping (photocopied onto 1 sheet), "Sharpstown creditors to receive $17 million from asset liquidation," The Wall Street journal, Oct. 31, 1972. With dust jacket.
  • Library's copy 4 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill & Susan Reid, 2012 (Access. No. 2012-023). Signed by author. Hardbound with dust jacket.

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