McGOVERN, George Stanley, 1922-2012



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Anson, Robert Sam. McGovern: A Biography. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1972.

Giglio, James N. “The Eagleton Affair: Thomas Eagleton, George McGovern, and the 1972 Vice Presidential Nomination." Presidential Studies Quarterly 39 (Dec. 2009): 647-676.

Lange, Gerald. “Mundt vs. McGovern: The 1960 Senate Election.” Heritage of the Great Plains 15 (Fall 1982): 33-42.

Lauck, Jon K. “George S. McGovern and the Farmer: South Dakota Politics, 1953-1962. South Dakota History 32:4 (2002): 331-353.

MacLaine, Shirley, ed. McGovern: The Man and His Beliefs. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1972.

Marano, Richard Michael. Vote Your Conscience: The Last Campaign of George McGovern. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2003.

McGovern, Eleanor, with Mary Finch Hoyt. Uphill: A Personal Story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1974.

McGovern, George S. Abraham Lincoln. New York: Times Books, 2009.

___. An American Journey: The Presidential Campaign Speeches of George McGovern. New York: Random House, 1974.

___. “The Colorado Coal Strike, 1913-1914." Ph.D. dissertation, Northwestern University, 1953.

___. The Essential America: Our Founders and the Liberal Tradition. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2004.

___. Food for Freedom. Washington: U.S. Information Service, 1967.

___. Grassroots: The Autobiography of George McGovern. New York: Random House, 1977.

___. “The Politics of Hunger.” In Congress and Conscience, edited by John B. Anderson, pp. 51-72. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1970.

___. Social Security and the Golden Age: An Essay on the New American Demographic. Golden, Colo.: Fulbrum Publishing, 2005.

___. Terry. New York: Villand, 1996.

___. A Time of War, A Time of Peace. New York: Random House, 1968.

___. War Against Want: America’s Food for Peace Program. New York: Walker, 1964.

___, comp. Agricultural Thought in the Twentieth Century. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1967.

McGovern, George S., et al. Vietnam: Four American Perspectives: Lectures. Edited by Patrick J. Hearden. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 1990.

McGovern, George S., and Leonard F. Guttridge. The Great Coalfield War. 1972. Reprint. Niwot: University Press of Colorado, 1996.

McGovern, George S., and William R. Polk. Out of Iraq: A Practical Plan for Withdrawal Now. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2006.

Miroff, Bruce. The Liberals’ Moment: The McGovern Insurgency and the Identity Crisis of the Democratic Party. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2007.

Pressler, Larry. “George S. McGovern.” In U.S. Senators from the Prairie, pp. 153-63. Vermillion, SD: Dakota Press, 1982.

Watson, Robert P., ed. George McGovern: A Political Life, A Political Legacy. Pierre, SD: South Dakota State Historical Society Press, 2004.

Winsor, Jerry Lee. “A Rhetorical Analysis of George S. McGovern’s Campaign for Reelection in 1974.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 1975.