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"Boss" Tweed: The Story of a Grim Generation

Denis Tilden Lynch - Biography & Autobiography - 1931 - 433 pages
No political scandal in American history has had a greater impact on America's political consciousness than the rise and fall of the "Tweed Ring" in New York City between 1866 ...
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The tiger: the rise and fall of Tammany Hall

Oliver E. Allen - History - 1993 - 317 pages
Traces the history of Tammany Hall, describes the tactics it used to retain its political control over New York City, and looks at the bosses and stooges who made the political ...
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America's Political Scandals in the Late 1800's: Boss Tweed and Tammany Hall

Corona Brezina - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 32 pages
Examines the actions of Boss Tweed, the powerful, influential, and corrupt public works commissioner for New York City from 1863-1871, and of the political organization that he ...
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The elegant Oakey

Croswell Bowen - 1956 - 292 pages
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Doomed by Cartoon: How Cartoonist Thomas Nast and the New York Times Brought ...

John Adler, Draper Hill - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 332 pages
The legendary Boss Tweed effectively controlled New York City from after the Civil War until his downfall in November 1871. A huge man, he and his Ring of Thieves appeared to ...
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Samuel J. Tilden and the stolen election

Bill Severn - Biography & Autobiography - 1968 - 220 pages
Biography of the politician noted as the "reform Governor who smashed the notorious Tweed Ring" and the Democratic Presidential candidate who lost the 1876 election.
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