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Author McCaskill, Claire
Title Plenty ladylike / Claire McCaskill with Terry Ganey
Published New York : Simon & Schuster, [2015]
 Rodman Main Adult Biography  M123c    AVAILABLE
 Louisville Adult Biography  Biography/MCCASKILL    AVAILABLE
Edition First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Descript viii, 260 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary Missouri's first woman senator recounts her coming-of-age in a political family at a time when women were held back from their ambitions, describing her failed first marriage, her unconventional choices in office and her relationships with fellow politicians.
Contents Blonde ambition -- Bill and Betty -- A house hazing -- Madame prosecutor -- A statewide office -- Reaching for a dream -- "Go for it." -- Call me Claire -- Boondoggles -- Dark money -- Operation Dog Whistle -- The magic uterus -- Divine intervention -- A new civility -- "A vastly underreported offense." -- Redefining ladylike
Subject McCaskill, Claire
Legislators -- United States -- Biography
United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century
Political culture -- United States -- Anecdotes
Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Women politicians -- Missouri -- Biography
Auditors -- Missouri -- Biography
Missouri -- Politics and government
Alt Author Ganey, Terry
ISBN 9781476756752

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