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Cordell Hull a biography by Harold B. Hinton

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Published by Hurst & Blackett in London .
Written in English

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  • Hull, Cordell.

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Statementwith a foreword by Sumner Welles.
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Open LibraryOL13881897M

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Cordell Hull was the longest-serving U.S. Secretary of State, lasting almost twelve years in the office. He resigned in November , shortly after FDR was elected to an unprecedented fourth term. Volume I covers his early life from birth up to the end of the year , /5. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books. Cordell Hull still awaits a decent biographer. He wrote memoirs, but they are a most ponderous work and are weighted heavily toward his State Department years. This book was written while he was still Secretary of State and his tenure as the longest serving individual in that post was still being made.2/5. Cordell Hull Biographical C ordell Hull (October 2, J ) was born in a log cabin in Pickett County, Tennessee, the third of the five sons of William and Elizabeth (Riley) Hull. His father was a farmer and subsequently a lumber merchant. The only one of the five boys who showed an interest in learning, Cordell wanted to be a lawyer.

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