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The story of Teapot Dome.

M. E. Ravage

The story of Teapot Dome.

by M. E. Ravage

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fall, Albert B. 1861-1944,
  • Teapot Dome Scandal, 1921-1924

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1924 ed. published by Republic Pub. Co., New York.

    SeriesBurt Franklin research & source works series. American classics in history & social science,, 255
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD242.5 .R3 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5427580M
    ISBN 100833753258
    LC Control Number73022410

    The story of the Teapot Dome scandal. [Jim Hargrove] -- Describes the causes, events, and aftermath of the scandal known as Teapot Dome which helped ruin the reputation of the administration of Warren G. Harding, the twenty-ninth president.   Having survived the first read, I next tried David Stratton’s Tempest over Teapot Dome: The Story of Albert B. Fall, published by the University of Oklahoma Press in As the subtitle implies, this is a biography of the “main character” of Teapot Dome and the book should please those interested in the New Mexico history.

    The result: the granddaddy of all American political scandals, Teapot Dome. In The Teapot Dome Scandal, acclaimed author Laton McCartney tells the amazing, complex, and at times ribald story of how Big Oil handpicked Warren G. Harding, an obscure Ohio senator, to serve as our twenty-third president. Harding and his so-called "oil cabinet" made. Teapot Dome, in U.S. history, oil reserve scandal that began during the administration of President Harding. In , by executive order of the President, control of naval oil reserves at Teapot Dome, Wyo., and at Elk Hills, Calif., was transferred from .

      Laton McCartney, in “The Teapot Dome Scandal,” duly notes all of the above, but in his pedestrian retelling of the affair somehow manages to turn pulp drama into a .   Laton McCartney's new book, "The Teapot Dome Scandal" is a well-crafted look at the Harding White House and the tales of woe which followed it. Until Watergate, this was America's "finest" scandal, and one that would have brought down a president had he not had the good fortune of dying along the by: 1.


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Tempest over Teapot Dome The Story of Albert B. Fall, by David H. Stratton (read 9 May ) This is a carefully-prepared biography, published in Fall comes across as a thoroughly unlikeable guy if he was against by: 1. In The Teapot Dome Scandal, acclaimed author Laton McCartney tells the amazing, The result: the granddaddy of all American political scandals, Teapot Dome.

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Harding, an obscure Ohio senator, to serve as our /5. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) The story of the Teapot Dome scandal Item Preview remove-circle and aftermath of the scandal known as Teapot Dome which helped ruin the reputation of the administration of Warren G.

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Tempest Over Teapot Dome: The Story of Albert B. Fall (The Oklahoma Western Biographies) by David H. Stratton | out of 5 stars 6. The Teapot Dome Scandal, How Big Oil Bought the Harding White House and Tried to Steal the Country by Laton McCartney, published by Random House, President Harding dies in San Francisco.

The FBI’s First Big Case: The Osage Murders. As best-selling author David Grann details in his new book, the Teapot Dome scandal, newly appointed director J. Edgar Hoover sent. Oil.

is a novel by Upton Sinclair, first published in –27 and told as a third-person narrative, with only the opening pages written in the first book was written in the context of the Harding administration's Teapot Dome Scandal and takes place in Southern is a social and political satire skewering the human foibles of all its : Upton Sinclair.

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Harding from to Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall had leased Navy petroleum reserves at Teapot Dome in Wyoming, and two locations in California, to private oil companies at low rates without competitive bidding.

The leases were the subject of. As David H. Stratton, author of Tempest Over Teapot Dome, noted, the Teapot Dome scandal"reached far beyond one person's ambitions or a squabble over how to handle the national patrimony. It also. The Teapot Dome Scandal: How Big Oil Bought the Harding White House and Tried to Steal the Country.

Laton McCartney. Tempest Over Teapot Dome book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Albert B. Fall, interior secretary in the Harding administration, /5. In The Teapot Dome Scandal, acclaimed author Laton McCartney tells the amazing, complex, and at times ribald story of how Big Oil handpicked Warren G.

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An unusual cast of characters took power in Washington following the turbulence of World War I, and Americans who thought they were returning to normal life instead found themselves following a saga of thievery and deception.ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed.

published by Republic Pub. Co., New York. Description: v, pages 21 cm.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ravage, M.E. (Marcus Eli), Story of Teapot Dome.

New York, Republic Pub. Co., (OCoLC)