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The Resource The buck stops here : the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history, Thomas J. Craughwell and Edwin Kiester, Jr

The buck stops here : the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history, Thomas J. Craughwell and Edwin Kiester, Jr

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The buck stops here : the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history
Title
The buck stops here
Title remainder
the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Craughwell and Edwin Kiester, Jr
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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1956-
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Craughwell, Thomas J.
Dewey number
321.8/042
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.C879 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Kiester, Edwin
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  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • United States
  • Political leadership
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political leadership
  • Politics and government
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
The buck stops here : the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history, Thomas J. Craughwell and Edwin Kiester, Jr
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-305) and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Dedication -- Contents -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 George Washington Puts Down the Whiskey Rebellion and Dooms the Federalist Party, 1794 -- CHAPTER 2 Thomas Jefferson Buys the Louisiana Territory and Doubles the Size of the United States, 1803 -- CHAPTER 3 James Monroe Creates the “Monroe Doctrine, â€? Keystone of U.S. International Policy, 1823 -- CHAPTER 4 James K. Polk Declares War against Mexico and Gains Western States and Control of Texas, 1846
  • CHAPTER 5 Millard Fillmore Opens Japanese Ports to Trade, Making the United States a Pacific Power, 1853CHAPTER 6 Abraham Lincoln Signs the Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 -- CHAPTER 7 Rutherford Hayes Ends Reconstruction by Withdrawing Federal Troops from the South, 1877 -- CHAPTER 8 Chester A. Arthur: The “Spoilsmanâ€? Who Reformed the Government, 1883 -- CHAPTER 9 William McKinley Annexes the Philippines and Makes the United States an Imperial Power, 1899 -- CHAPTER 10 Theodore Roosevelt: Guess Whoâ€?s Coming to Dinner, 1901
  • CHAPTER 11 Theodore Roosevelt Backs a New Government in Panama and Digs the Panama Canal, 1903CHAPTER 12 Theodore Roosevelt Puts the Environment on the National Agenda, Early 1900s -- CHAPTER 13 Theodore Roosevelt Sends the Great White Fleet around the World to Dramatize the United Statesâ€? New Role as a World Power, 1907â€?1909 -- CHAPTER 14 Woodrow Wilson Claims an American Place at the Table of World Power, 1917 -- CHAPTER 15 Franklin Roosevelt Establishes Social Security, the First National Safety Net for People with Disabilities and Seniors, 1935
  • CHAPTER 16 Franklin Roosevelt Takes a Step Toward World War II with the Lend-Lease Program, 1941CHAPTER 17 Franklin Roosevelt Signs the GI Bill of Rights and Transforms the Country Economically, Educationally, and Socially, 1944 -- CHAPTER 18 Franklin Roosevelt, The Atlantic Charter, and the Founding of the United Nations, 1945 -- CHAPTER 19 Harry Truman Opts for Armageddon, 1945 -- CHAPTER 20 Harry Truman and the Berlin Airlift: “We Stay in Berlin, Period!â€? 1948 -- CHAPTER 21 Harry Truman and Korea: “Itâ€?s Hell to Be President, â€? 1950
  • CHAPTER 22 Dwight Eisenhower and the Interstate Highway System: “Broader Ribbons Across the Land, â€? 1956CHAPTER 23 John F. Kennedy and the Bay of Pigs: “How Could We Have Been So Stupid?â€? 1961 -- CHAPTER 24 John F. Kennedy Announces the United States Will Put a Man on the Moon by the End of the Decade, 1961 -- CHAPTER 25 John F. Kennedy Resolves the Cuban Missile Crisis, Averting the Threat of a Nuclear War with the Soviet Union, 1962 -- CHAPTER 26 Lyndon Johnson Pushes through the Civil Rights Act, 1964
Control code
748368443
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616738488
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
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fac05854-ba28-4872-a6da-c35d53055222
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)748368443
Label
The buck stops here : the 28 toughest presidential decisions and how they changed history, Thomas J. Craughwell and Edwin Kiester, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-305) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Dedication -- Contents -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 George Washington Puts Down the Whiskey Rebellion and Dooms the Federalist Party, 1794 -- CHAPTER 2 Thomas Jefferson Buys the Louisiana Territory and Doubles the Size of the United States, 1803 -- CHAPTER 3 James Monroe Creates the “Monroe Doctrine, â€? Keystone of U.S. International Policy, 1823 -- CHAPTER 4 James K. Polk Declares War against Mexico and Gains Western States and Control of Texas, 1846
  • CHAPTER 5 Millard Fillmore Opens Japanese Ports to Trade, Making the United States a Pacific Power, 1853CHAPTER 6 Abraham Lincoln Signs the Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 -- CHAPTER 7 Rutherford Hayes Ends Reconstruction by Withdrawing Federal Troops from the South, 1877 -- CHAPTER 8 Chester A. Arthur: The “Spoilsmanâ€? Who Reformed the Government, 1883 -- CHAPTER 9 William McKinley Annexes the Philippines and Makes the United States an Imperial Power, 1899 -- CHAPTER 10 Theodore Roosevelt: Guess Whoâ€?s Coming to Dinner, 1901
  • CHAPTER 11 Theodore Roosevelt Backs a New Government in Panama and Digs the Panama Canal, 1903CHAPTER 12 Theodore Roosevelt Puts the Environment on the National Agenda, Early 1900s -- CHAPTER 13 Theodore Roosevelt Sends the Great White Fleet around the World to Dramatize the United Statesâ€? New Role as a World Power, 1907â€?1909 -- CHAPTER 14 Woodrow Wilson Claims an American Place at the Table of World Power, 1917 -- CHAPTER 15 Franklin Roosevelt Establishes Social Security, the First National Safety Net for People with Disabilities and Seniors, 1935
  • CHAPTER 16 Franklin Roosevelt Takes a Step Toward World War II with the Lend-Lease Program, 1941CHAPTER 17 Franklin Roosevelt Signs the GI Bill of Rights and Transforms the Country Economically, Educationally, and Socially, 1944 -- CHAPTER 18 Franklin Roosevelt, The Atlantic Charter, and the Founding of the United Nations, 1945 -- CHAPTER 19 Harry Truman Opts for Armageddon, 1945 -- CHAPTER 20 Harry Truman and the Berlin Airlift: “We Stay in Berlin, Period!â€? 1948 -- CHAPTER 21 Harry Truman and Korea: “Itâ€?s Hell to Be President, â€? 1950
  • CHAPTER 22 Dwight Eisenhower and the Interstate Highway System: “Broader Ribbons Across the Land, â€? 1956CHAPTER 23 John F. Kennedy and the Bay of Pigs: “How Could We Have Been So Stupid?â€? 1961 -- CHAPTER 24 John F. Kennedy Announces the United States Will Put a Man on the Moon by the End of the Decade, 1961 -- CHAPTER 25 John F. Kennedy Resolves the Cuban Missile Crisis, Averting the Threat of a Nuclear War with the Soviet Union, 1962 -- CHAPTER 26 Lyndon Johnson Pushes through the Civil Rights Act, 1964
Control code
748368443
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (335 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616738488
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
fac05854-ba28-4872-a6da-c35d53055222
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)748368443

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