The Resource The president is a sick man : wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth, Matthew Algeo

The president is a sick man : wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth, Matthew Algeo

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The president is a sick man : wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth
Title
The president is a sick man
Title remainder
wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Algeo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On July 1, 1893, President Grover Cleveland boarded a friend's yacht, sailed into the waters of Long Island Sound, and disappeared from sight for five days. This is the story of a brazen political cover-up regarding a secret surgical procedure on Cleveland to remove a cancerous tumor from his mouth, along with much of his upper jaw. This is the first full account ever published
Title
The president is a sick man
Creator
Summary
Recounts the summer of 1893 when President Grover Cleveland disappeared for five days, covering up a surgery to remove cancer from his palate and jaw
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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394593
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.8/7092
Index
index present
LC call number
E706
LC item number
.A54 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleRemainder
wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth
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Matthew Algeo
Label
The president is a sick man : wherein the supposedly virtuous Grover Cleveland survives a secret surgery at sea and vilifies the courageous newspaperman who dared expose the truth, Matthew Algeo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • LNCLN-DAL
  • LNCLN-DAL
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • BLMFD-BLO
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • GWOOD-GRE
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • DANVL-DAN
  • DANVL-DAN
Contents
The operation -- A rough spot -- Big Steve -- The dread disease -- Dr. Keen -- The Oneida -- The scoop -- The cover-up -- The newspaperman -- Exposed -- Liar -- Vindication -- Aftermath -- The truth (at last) -- Postmortem
Control code
19058157
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 255 p.
Isbn
9781569763506
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010044639
Other physical details
ill., map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
19058157
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn681739038
  • (OCoLC)681739038

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