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The Resource With honor : Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics, Dale Van Atta ; foreword by Gerald R. Ford

With honor : Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics, Dale Van Atta ; foreword by Gerald R. Ford

Label
With honor : Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics
Title
With honor
Title remainder
Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics
Statement of responsibility
Dale Van Atta ; foreword by Gerald R. Ford
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focuses on Laird's legacy, revealing his central and often unrecognized role in managing the crisis of national identity sparked by the Vietnam War
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Atta, Dale
Dewey number
  • 355.6092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E840.8.L25
LC item number
V36 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Van Atta, Dale
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laird, Melvin R
  • United States
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • United States
  • Cabinet officers
  • United States
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Legislators
  • Legislators
  • Laird, Melvin R
  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • United States
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Cabinet officers
  • Employees
  • Friendship
  • Legislators
  • Politics and government
  • United States
  • Wisconsin
Label
With honor : Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics, Dale Van Atta ; foreword by Gerald R. Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-614) 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
  • Foreword by Gerald R. Ford; Acknowledgment; Prologue; 1. The Man from Marshfield; 2. Guns and Butter; 3. A House Divided; 4. Laird Also Rises; 5. Cloud Riders; 6. Into the Quagmire; 7. Fight Now, Pay Later; 8. The Resurrection of Richard Nixon; 9. Looking for an Exit; 10. Off the Menu; 11. Going Public; 12. Dueling Machiavellis; 13. Ending the Draft; 14. Objections Overruled; 15. Black September; 16. Friends in High Places; 17. "Management by Walking Around"; 18. Minority Report; 19. The Secret War; 20. The Hawks Have Flown; 21. Withdrawal Symptoms; 22. Easter Offensive
  • 23. No Time for Quitters24. Watergate; 25. Picking a President; 26. Kitchen Cabinet; 27. A Second Career; 28. War and Peace and War; 29. Another Vietnam?; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
560696763
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 641 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299226831
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
95756de7-10c0-4c98-a400-8bcffeb27c21
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560696763
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
With honor : Melvin Laird in war, peace, and politics, Dale Van Atta ; foreword by Gerald R. Ford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 603-614) 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
  • Foreword by Gerald R. Ford; Acknowledgment; Prologue; 1. The Man from Marshfield; 2. Guns and Butter; 3. A House Divided; 4. Laird Also Rises; 5. Cloud Riders; 6. Into the Quagmire; 7. Fight Now, Pay Later; 8. The Resurrection of Richard Nixon; 9. Looking for an Exit; 10. Off the Menu; 11. Going Public; 12. Dueling Machiavellis; 13. Ending the Draft; 14. Objections Overruled; 15. Black September; 16. Friends in High Places; 17. "Management by Walking Around"; 18. Minority Report; 19. The Secret War; 20. The Hawks Have Flown; 21. Withdrawal Symptoms; 22. Easter Offensive
  • 23. No Time for Quitters24. Watergate; 25. Picking a President; 26. Kitchen Cabinet; 27. A Second Career; 28. War and Peace and War; 29. Another Vietnam?; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
560696763
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 641 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780299226831
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
95756de7-10c0-4c98-a400-8bcffeb27c21
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560696763
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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