Winthrop Rockefeller : from New Yorker to Arkansawyer, 1912-1956 /

"Why did Winthrop Rockefeller, the scion of one of the most powerful families in American history, move to a mountaintop in Arkansas from New York in the 1950s? In this richly researched biography of the former Arkansas governor, John A. Kirk delves into the historical record to fully unravel t...

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Author / Creator: Kirk, John A., 1970- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Fayetteville : The University of Arkansas Press, 2022.
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Online Access:Click here for full text at Project MUSE
Table of Contents:
  • Winrock
  • Growing up Rockefeller
  • The Loomis Institute
  • Yale University
  • An Education in Oil
  • Entering the Family Business
  • Mobilizing for War
  • Hawaii and the Battle of Guam
  • The Battles of Leyte and Okinawa
  • From Soldier to Civilian
  • Husband and Father
  • Separation, Divorce, and Arkansas