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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]


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, Phoebe Apperson, 1842-1919.
Hearst, George, 1820-1891 -- Family
Hearst family.
SUBJECT Hearst family
Hearst, George, 1820-1891 -- Family
Women civic leaders
Hearst, Phoebe Apperson, 1842-1919
Hearst family fast
Hearst, George, 1820-1891 fast
Hearst, Phoebe Apperson, 1842-1919 fast
Subject University of California (System). Regents -- Biography
SUBJECT University of California (System). Regents fast
Subject Women civic leaders -- United States -- Biography
Upper class women -- United States -- Biography
Philanthropists -- California -- Biography
Women philanthropists -- California -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Social Scientists & Psychologists.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
HISTORY -- United States -- 19th Century.
Politics and government
Upper class women
Women civic leaders
Women philanthropists
SUBJECT California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography
Subject California
California -- San Francisco
United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781496205322