The Life and Times of Henry Bellmon
Henry Bellmon and Pat Bellmon
Tells the personal story of how Henry Bellmon became the first Republican governor of a southern state since Reconstruction; why he supported Nixon; why he voted against school prayer, for bussing, and for 'giving away' the Panama Canal; how he successfully led Oklahoma to adopt a tax increase for school reform during a deep recession; and many other remarkable tales of battles won and lost. 381 pages. Hardback.