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Adlai Stevenson of Illinois: The Life of Adlai E. Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson of Illinois: The Life of Adlai E. Stevenson

By John Bartlow Martin

Doubleday, 1976, 828 pp.

An enthralling account of Stevenson's life through the 1952 campaign. The research is meticulous and exhaustive, the writing clear and interesting at all times. This study, together with the volumes of Stevenson papers edited by Walter Johnson, will preserve an understanding of a great man.