The Ottawa Men: The Civil Service Mandarins 1935-1957.

By: Granatstein, J. L.

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiv - 333 pp. Illustrated with 22 black and white photographs on 18 pages. A study of O. D. Skelton, Clifford Clark and Graham Towers, External Affairs, Finance and the Bank of Canada respectively, and how they established their mandarinate and recruited such juniors as Lester Pearson, Jack Pickersgill, Robert Bryce, W. A. Mackintosh and Louis Rasminsky. Thirty nine pages of footnotes, 3 page bibliography/source list and a 9 page general index at the back. Previous owner's name on the first page. Signed by the author on the title page. The cover edges show mild shelf wear and the spine has two light reading creases. Otherwise clean with a solid binding.; Signed by Author

Title: The Ottawa Men: The Civil Service Mandarins 1935-1957.

Author Name: Granatstein, J. L.

Categories: Canadiana - Political Life,

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Oxford University Press.: 1982

ISBN Number: 195403878

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25777

Keywords: Canadiana; Politics; Ottawa; Civil Service; Skelton, Clifford Clark; Graham Towers; Lester Pearson; Jack Pickersgill; Louis Rasminsky; Signed; Mitchell Sharp; Donald Gordon; R. B. Bryce; Arnold Heeney; Loring Christie; Mackenzie King;