xiv, 402 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Great old personages : the Senate in 1900 The president and the Senate four La Follette challenges the Senate John Worth Kern and the New Freedom The Senate and the League of Nations Spearless leaders in the 1920s The Senate in the Depression The New Deal and the conservative club The Senate in wartime The Senate at mid-century The Senate club in the age of Joe Mccarthy Pawed all over : Lyndon Johnson and the Senate Mike Mansfield's Senate "Juggling too many balls" A ruder Senate Republican ascendancy at century's end Conclusion: The Senate and its future.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-378) and index.