Just a Country Lawyer: A Biography of Senator Sam Ervin

* Just a Country Lawyer: A Biography of Senator Sam Ervin À PDF Download by ^ Paul R. Clancy eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Just a Country Lawyer: A Biography of Senator Sam Ervin Easy read stressing Senators constitutionalism I read this book shortly after meeting with Sam Irvin as a newspaper consultant in 1966. He was a delight and so was this book. Senator Sam was perhaps the last great constitutionalist of the 1900s. He sacrificed alot of his own beliefs to better provide racial equality, especially at the educational level. He was a true gentleman and late in his illustrious career became obsessed with Richard Nixons clandestine activities. You will not be able to

Just a Country Lawyer: A Biography of Senator Sam Ervin

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Rating : 4.24 (571 Votes)
Asin : 0253145406
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 310 Pages
Publish Date : 0000-00-00
Language : English

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Easy read stressing Senator's constitutionalism I read this book shortly after meeting with Sam Irvin as a newspaper consultant in 1966. He was a delight and so was this book. Senator Sam was perhaps the last great constitutionalist of the 1900s. He sacrificed alot of his own beliefs to better provide racial equality, especially at the educational level. He was a true gentleman and late in his illustrious career became obsessed with Richard Nixon's clandestine activities. You will not be able to put this book down or again see the Constitution the way you used to.. An insightful, fascinating book by a brillant author! A Customer Paul Clancy understands politics and politicians. JUST A COUNTRY LAWYER reveals the character, the foibles and the greatness of a politician whose life has much to teach us all. This book should be in print, and everyone who wants to understand American politics should read it!. A Customer said An insightful, fascinating book by a brillant author!. Paul Clancy understands politics and politicians. JUST A COUNTRY LAWYER reveals the character, the foibles and the greatness of a politician whose life has much to teach us all. This book should be in print, and everyone who wants to understand American politics should read it1

The author tells of the boyhood years in North Carolina, the influences of family, friends, and history, the college years, World War I, and Harvard, as well as Ervin's frequently colorful apprenticeship as country lawyer, judge, state legislator, congressman, and senator. He has had many exclusive private interviews with the Senator, his wife, family, friends, and staff during which Ervin in particular shared many reminiscences, anecdotes, and stories which have not appeared before.. This engaging and objective biography gives us a comprehensive account of Ervin's life and career, tracing his development from a shy romantic youth into the complex and mature man. Clancy brings to his task a thorough knowledge of Ervin developed while covering his activities prior to and during Watergate

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