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War record of Congress.

Library of Congress. Legislative Reference Service.

War record of Congress.

by Library of Congress. Legislative Reference Service.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1059 77th .A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p.l., 38 p.
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6444514M
      LC Control Number42038509
      OCLC/WorldCa21661967

        The noted historian John Keegan called World War II "the largest single event in human history." More than sixty years after it ended, that war continues to shape our world. Going far beyond accounts of the major battles, The Library of Congress World War II Companion examines, in a unique and engaging manner, this devastating conflict, its causes, conduct, and aftermath.1/5(1). Check out an earlier blog post about World War I record drives that brought sound to those serving in the war: “Sounding the Call, for Sounds.” Learn more about the Library War Service from Theodore Wesley Koch’s first-hand account, Books in the War: the Romance of Library War Service (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, ) available in full.

      Like similar volumes such as “Women in Congress” and “Hispanic Americans in Congress”, “Asian and Pacific Islander Americans in Congress ” continues the successful historical analysis on minority groups in the legislative branch of the Federal government. As stated in the title, Asian and Pacific Islander Americans have been members of Congress dating back to the s. Post Civil War Congressional Record 42nd Congress 2nd Session Part 3 Good condition. Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. Congressional Proceedings. Book dimensions are 9x12x2 inches. Splineand corners are leather. Edges show wear. Could be used either as historical reference or for decorative purposes. No foreign salesSeller Rating: % positive.

        It is easy to conclude that the U.S. Congress is simply incapable of playing a constructive role in matters of war and peace. Paralyzed by gridlock, the hyperpartisan body regularly betrays its constitutional responsibility to act as a serious check on the executive branch, often preferring instead to launch ideological crusades aimed at scoring political : Stephen R. Weissman.   The Presidents' War is written in such a way that it serves not only as an effective Civil War history book, but a quality book on the six presidents. By making them the central characters of the great schism, DeRose gives the reader an understanding of the six men that dwarfs some actual biographies I've read/5.


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