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Author Nickliss, Alexandra M., author

Title Phoebe Apperson Hearst : a life of power and politics / Alexandra M. Nickliss
Published Lincoln, NB : University of Nebraska Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource
Contents Ability -- Money -- Political agenda -- Power by design -- Benefits for women -- Limits -- National politics -- The vote -- Epilogue
Summary "Phoebe Apperson Hearst: A Life of Power and Politics offers the first biography of one of the Gilded Age's most prominent and powerful women."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hearst, George, 1820-1891 -- Family.
Hearst, Phoebe Apperson, 1842-1919.
Hearst family.
University of California (System). Regents -- Biography.
Philanthropists -- California -- Biography.
Upper class women -- United States -- Biography.
Women civic leaders -- United States -- Biography.
Women philanthropists -- California -- Biography.
California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
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