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Adlai Stevenson

Politician (5-Feb-1900 — 14-Jul-1965)


Jeff Broadwater. Adlai Stevenson and American Politics: The Odyssey of a Cold War Liberal. Twayne. 1994. 291pp.

Stuart Gerry Brown. Adlai E. Stevenson, a Short Biography: The Conscience of the Country. Barron's Woodbury Press. 1965. 216pp.

Noel F. Busch. Adlai E. Stevenson of Illinois: A Portrait. Farrar, Straus & Young. 1952. 233pp.

Bert Cochran. Adlai Stevenson: Patrician Among the Politicians. Funk & Wagnalls. 1969. 424pp.

Kenneth S. Davis. The Politics of Honor: A Biography of Adlai E. Stevenson. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1967. 543pp.

Edward P. Doyle (editor). As We Knew Adlai: The Stevenson Story by Twenty-Two Friends. Harper & Row. 1966. 288pp.

LeRoy Hayman. American Ambassador to the World: Adlai Stevenson. Abelard-Schuman. 1966. 190pp.

Walter Johnson. How We Drafted Adlai Stevenson. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1955. 172pp.

Walter Johnson (editor). The Papers of Adlai E. Stevenson. Boston: Little, Brown. 1972-79. (8 vols.)

I. E. Levine. Spokesman for the Free World: Adlai E. Stevenson. HarperCollins. 1967. 190pp.

John Bartlow Martin. Adlai Stevenson. Victor Gollancz. 1952. 175pp.

John Bartlow Martin. The Life of Adlai E. Stevenson. Doubleday. 1976-77. 828pp. + 946pp. Volume I: Adlai Stevenson of Illinois. Volume II: Adlai Stevenson and the World.

Porter McKeever. Adlai Stevenson: His Life and Legacy: A Biography. New York: William Morrow. 1989. 591pp.

Herbert J. Muller. Adlai Stevenson: A Study in Values. New York: Harper & Row. 1967. 338pp.

Bill Severn. Adlai Stevenson: Citizen of the World. D. McKay Co.. 1966. 184pp.

Rodney M. Sievers. The Last Puritan? Adlai Stevenson in American Politics. Associated Faculty Press. 1983. 154pp.

Richard J. Walton. The Remnants of Power: The Tragic Last Years of Adlai Stevenson. Coward-McCann. 1968. 255pp.

Alden Whitman. Portrait: Adlai E. Stevenson: Politician, Diplomat, Friend. Harper & Row. 1965. 289pp.


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  7. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.1067)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.672)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1397)

  10. Webster's American Biographies (p.988)

  11. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.724)

  12. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.982)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.698)

  14. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.466)

  15. Who's Who in Modern History, 1860-1980 (p.297)

  16. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (pp.759-61)

  17. Notable U.S. Ambassadors Since 1775 (pp.331-37)

  18. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.185)

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