Call me Tom : the life of Thomas F. Eagleton /

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Author / Creator:Giglio, James N., 1939-
Imprint:Columbia [Mo.] ; London : University of Missouri Press, c2011.
Description:xii, 310 p. : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Series:Missouri biography series
Missouri biography series.
Subject:Eagleton, Thomas F., -- 1929-2007
Eagleton, Thomas F., -- 1929-2007
Eagleton, Thomas F., -- 1929-2007.
Vice-Presidential candidates -- United States -- Biography.
Legislators -- Missouri -- Biography.
Vice-Presidential candidates.
United States.
Format: Print Book
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Varying Form of Title:Life of Thomas F. Eagleton
Thomas F. Eagleton
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-297) and index.
Summary:Detailed biography of the St. Louis senator as a moderate liberal in a conservative state, from a promising attorney to contributions in environmental and social legislation. Known for his successful bipartisanship, he was the Democratic nominee for Vice-President in 1972 until personal problems were revealed.