By Rosalind Russell
The police strike and the mayhem that made an not easily seen governor, Calvin Coolidge, recognized all through the US, turning him right into a nationwide hero and, finally, a president. It additionally created a monster: for 2 days, greater than 700,000 citizens of Boston's city center have been with no police safeguard, and the mob governed the streets.
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A City in Terror: Calvin Coolidge and the 1919 Boston Police Strike by Rosalind Russell