William Goebel: The Politics of Wrath (Google eBook)

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University Press of Kentucky, Jan 1, 1977 - Biography & Autobiography - 137 pages
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"William J. Goebel (January 4, 1856 ? February 3, 1900)[3] was an American politician who served as Governor of Kentucky for a few days in 1900 after having been mortally wounded by an assassin the day before he was sworn in. Goebel remains the only state governor in the United States to be assassinated while in office."-Wikipedia.
  

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Contents

Look upon Opposition as Opportunity
1
Rebels Reactionaries and Reformers
10
Goebel and the Governors
19
Division and Discord
32
There Is Going to be a Hot Fight
52
I Ask No Quarter and I Fear No Foe
70
Force Will Be Met with Force
86
Loyal to the Great Common People
100
The Search for the Assassin
109
He Is Goebel That Is All
126
Bibliographical Note
133

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About the author (1977)

James C. Klotter is professor of history at Georgetown College and the state historian of Kentucky. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including "A New History of Kentucky,"


Freda C. Klotter has twenty-five years of classroom experience and currently serves as an educational consultant for the nonprofit Kentucky Collaborative for Teaching and Learning.


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