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A Puritan in Babylon: the Story of Calvin Coolidge
A Puritan in Babylon: the Story of Calvin Coolidge
By William Allen White
Macmillan, 1938, 460 pp

A candid, penetrating, sympathetic, but not uncritical biography of one of the great enigmas in American political history, by one of the foremost figures in American journalism. This book is a real contribution to an understanding of our times.