Ordinary Heroes and American Democracy

Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements

Photographs and Credits

  1.  We Call Them Heroes
  2.  Models of American Heroism
  3.  Peter Rodino: A Hero of the House
  4.  Arthur Watkins: A Hero of the Senate
  5.  Harry Truman: A Hero as President
  6.  Wayne Justice: A Hero of the Judiciary
  7.  Frances Kelsey: A Hero of Bureaucracy
  8. Thurlow Weed: A Hero in Party Politics
  9.  Ida Tarbell: A Hero of the Press
  10. John Lewis: A Hero of Social Movements
  11. Ordinary Heroes and American Democracy

Notes

Index

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