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@E-PUB Þ Earl K. Long: The Saga of Uncle Earl and Louisiana Politics Ý In A Region Famous For Its Flamboyant Politicians, Earl K Long Was One Of The Most Flamboyant Of Them All This First Full Scale Biography Of The Former Louisiana Governor Explores His Controversial Life Style And His Strong Family Ties, His Raw Humor And His Political Savvy, His Abuse Of Power And His Accomplishments In The Areas Of Civil Rights And Public Services Michael L Kurtz And Morgan D Peoples Provide New Information From Recently Declassified FBI Files Concerning Earl S Ties With Organized Crime Figures, Give The First Comprehensive Account Of His Stays In Mental Institutions In , And Offer Factual Information About His Notorious Relationship With The Stripper Blaze Star Based On Than Two Decades Of Research In A Variety Of Sources, This Important Biography Fills A Serious Gap In The History Of Modern Louisiana Politics The rise and fall of Huey s little brother Earl He politicked himself to death, literally.Was he mad before his life of politics, or did politics drive him mad That question is never answered to my satisfaction.The last chapter discusses the medical implications resulting in his illness and death, and postists that Earl was bi polar which could explain some of his wild or eccentric behavior He certainly was something the people of LA never saw beforeor since