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Fulbright : the dissenter

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Paper; book.
Size
25 cm; 321 pages
Object Registration
B0240
Keywords
btlc, ballarat trades hall, ballarat trades and labour council, politics - usa, government - usa, vietnam war, fulbright, james, fulbright scholarship, foreign relations committee - usa, biography, history
Historical information
Senator Fulbright was a Southern Democrat in the United States who opposed McCarthyism and the Vietnam War; he served on the Foreign Relations Committee. Fulbright promoted the leglislation that enabled Fulbright grants and scholarships. The book covers the period of his time in the US senate - 1945-1974.

Fulbright was defeated in the primaries in 1974.
When Made
1969
Made By
Johnson, Haynes (Maker), Gwertzman, Bernard (Maker)
Significance
Relevant to the history of USA politics. Biographical interest - Senator James Fulbright.
Inscriptions & Markings
Cover: author's name and title.
Last updated
18 Jul 2017 at 4:14PM