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The Harding affair

love and espionage during the Great War

by James D. Robenalt

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harding, Warren G. -- 1865-1923 -- Relations with women,
  • Phillips, Carrie Fulton, -- 1873-1960,
  • Harding, Warren G. -- 1865-1923 -- Correspondence,
  • Phillips, Carrie Fulton, -- 1873-1960 -- Correspondence,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States,
  • Espionage -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- History -- 1913-1921

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames David Robenalt.
    GenreCorrespondence, Biography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE786 .R63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23213015M
    ISBN 100230609643
    ISBN 109780230609648
    LC Control Number2009015910

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    Warren G. Harding - Warren G. Harding - Scandals: The nation plunged into mourning, little suspecting that the beloved leader they eulogized as “an ideal American” would soon be revealed to have been the head of the most corrupt administration in the nation’s history. Senate investigations uncovered Forbes’s illegal financial dealings at the Veterans Bureau and pointed to Daugherty’s. In his book The Harding Affair, author James David Robenalt makes the observation that "history would be no fun if we didn't have puzzles to solve and questions to ponder."Robenalt puts a doozy of a puzzle before the reader in this interesting and entertaining account of the relationship between Senator (and later President) Warren G. Harding and his mistress, Carrie Phillips.


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The Harding affair by James D. Robenalt Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book records Warren G. Harding's ascent to national politics against his illicit long term affair with a woman named Carrie Phillips, a married socialite from his hometown of Marion, Ohio.

The Phillips/Harding liaison has long been fodder for gossips. Ina series of letters from Harding to Phillips surfaced from Phillips estate.4/5(75). This book records Warren G. Harding's ascent to national politics against his illicit long term affair with a woman named Carrie Phillips, a married socialite from his hometown of Marion, Ohio.

The Phillips/Harding liaison has long been fodder for gossips. Ina series of letters from Harding to Phillips surfaced from Phillips estate.4/4(75). The affair was well documented in several hundred letters Harding wrote to his amour; ignoring his frequent pleas to destroy the letters, Mrs. Phillips kept the letters, which were discovered inreviewed by a writer working on a Harding biography, but then tied up and seques/5.

Book Excerpt: 'The Harding Affair' Jim Phillips, seemingly oblivious to Harding's ongoing affair with his wife, sent Harding a belated but cheerful birthday greeting and a present on November. This book is the story of a long love affair between the future President Harding and a beautiful woman who is suspected of being a German spy, just as Harding and his fellow congressmen are debating whether to enter the Great War.

It is notable for many reasons.4/5. This book is the story of a long love affair between the future President Harding and a beautiful woman who is suspected of being a German spy, just as Harding and his fellow congressmen are debating whether to enter the Great War.

It is notable for many s:   The affair between the future president and the wife of one of his best friends, dry-goods store operator James Phillips, began in August when Harding was lieutenant governor of Ohio and. James David Robenalt (born ) is a Cleveland-based lawyer for the firm Thompson Hine LLP.

He is the author of four books: Linking Rings, William W. Durbin, the Magic and Mystery of America (), The Harding Affair: Love and Espionage During the Great War (), JanuaryWatergate, RoeVietnam, and the Month that Changed America Forever (), and Ballots and Bullets:.

Nan Britton, the woman who had an affair with President Warren G. Harding and publisher of the book "The President's Daughter," shown with her daughter on the right. (Credit: Bettmann Archive.

James David Robenalt talked about his book 'The Harding Affair: Love and Espionage During the Great War' which was based on love letters written from to between Harding and Carrie Phillips.

The revelation may cement Harding’s place alongside Clinton and Kennedy as the nation’s top presidential philanderers, but it does not come as a shock to historians. Based on over pages of correspondence discovered in the s but under seal ever since in the Library of Congress, The Harding Affair will tell the unknown stories of Harding as a powerful Senator and his personal and political life, including his complicated romance with Mrs.

Phillips. The book will also explore the reasons for the entry. Tonya Maxene Price (née Harding; born Novem ) is a former American figure skater, retired boxer, and reality television personality.A native of Portland, Oregon, Harding was raised primarily by her mother, who enrolled her in ice skating lessons beginning at four years g spent much of her early life training, eventually dropping out of high school to devote her time to.

James David Robenalt. The Harding Affair: Love and Espionage during the Great York: Palgrave Macmillan, pages. Warren G. Harding has been consistently ranked as one of the nation’s worst presidents, and doesn’t get points for personal ethics: after his death, there were numerous scandals in his administration, and he was notoriously unfaithful to his wife Florence.

Before he became the 29th president, Warren Harding very apparently fathered a love child with Nan Britton, 31 years his junior. This certainly holds true for Luke Harding’s new book, subtitled, “Murder, Mayhem and Russia’s Remaking of the West”.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. He is the author of The Harding Affair.

John W. Dean served as Richard Nixon’s White House counsel for a thousand days. He is the author of two books recounting his days in the Nixon administration, Blind Ambition and Lost Honor, as well as Unmasking Deep Throat.

A native of Marion, Ohio, he lives in Beverly Hills, California. Warren Harding fell in love with his beautiful neighbor, Carrie Phillips, in the summer ofalmost a decade before he was elected a United Sta The Harding Affair - Hardcover | Book Depot It looks like you're from : This is the second installment in a two-part series on the new Harding biography based on the former president's love letters.—Ed.

Set forth below is my Q & A session with Jim Robenalt, the author of The Harding Affair: Love and Espionage During the Great Q&A addresses the surprising appearance of racism that has greeted Robenalt's fascinating new biography of Warren G.

Harding. During the 13 years Harding and Phillips carried on their clandestine romance, his wife Florence remained mostly an invalid; she and the town probably knew what was going on, Robenalt concludes.

The lovers corresponded extensively from until aroundwhen Senator Harding became a serious presidential contender. Harding read the book back-to-back with Robenalt's book, “The Harding Affair: Love and Espionage during the Great War,” that detailed a long-running affair between Harding and.

Until her dying day, Nan Britton claimed that her daughter was the product of a love affair with President Warren G. Harding. Nearly years after this tryst began, Britton has been vindicated.