Father Hartke

Father Hartke

Number of page: 383
Author: Mary Jo Santo Pietro, Gilbert V. Hartke
Publisher: CUA Press
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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Fortune magazine called Gilbert V. Hartke one of the five most powerful men in Washington, D.C. He was at once a flamboyant showman, respected statesman, and devout Dominican priest. The day after his death in February 1986, the Washington Post mourned him with a moving editorial and a full-page obituary that declared,