||Larsen, Lawrence H.|
Hulston, Nancy J.
|Series title:||Missouri Biography Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Missouri Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $29.95|
| Book Description: |
More than a half-century after the death of Kansas City's notorious political boss, Thomas J. Pendergast, the Pendergast name still evokes great interest and even controversy. Now, in this first full-scale biography of Pendergast, Lawrence H. Larsen and Nancy J. Hulston have successfully provided-through extensive research, including use of recently released prison records and previously unavailable family records-a clear look at the life of Thomas J. Pendergast.