Missouri’s Governors From Statehood to Today

Profiles of All Who Have Governed the Show-Me State

Retail Price: $26.95

Since 1820, fifty-seven men have served as chief executive of the state of Missouri. Prior to statehood, six were appointed as “territorial governors”, but through the years all shared the same responsibilities: to oversee the state constitution, enforce state and federal laws, and to maintain stability within the region during times of prosperity and also times of crisis.

In his book, Missouri’s Governors—From Statehood to Today, author Paul W. Bass presents compelling biographical profiles of all who have governed the Show-Me State including their backgrounds, accomplishments, and actions as governor in times of prosperity and adversity.

This is the perfect book for anyone interested in Missouri’s rich political history, providing an insightful look at the men, and their deeds, who have shaped the state’s evolution through the years.

Proceeds from the sale of this book will also help other communities and organizations preserve their history through Our American Heritage Project, a non-profit organization.
About The Author

Paul W. Bass  PAUL WILLIAM BASS was born in Independence, Missouri. He graduated from William Chrisman High School, Southwest Baptist College, and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He married Jan Smashey in 1969. He served in full-time church staff positions for nineteen years in Arkansas, Alabama, and Missouri. From 1990–2007, he served at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, as director of student activities and held various adjunct teaching positions. He became the intercollegiate debate coach, with OBU debate Learn More about Paul W. Bass

Book Details
Author: Paul W. Bass
Pages: 240 pages
Product Dimensions: 6" x 9"
ISBN: 978-1-956027-78-5
Cover Type: Softcover
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