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The Kingfish and the Constitution

Huey Long, the First Amendment, and the emergence of modern press freedom in America

by Richard C. Cortner

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Long, Huey Pierce, 1893-1935.,
    • United States.,
    • Freedom of the press -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Press law -- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-190) and index.

      StatementRichard C. Cortner.
      SeriesContributions in political science,, no. 365
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE748.L86 C67 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 196 p. ;
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL795491M
      ISBN 100313298424
      LC Control Number95031340

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