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Congressional politics in the Second World War.

Roland Arnold Young

Congressional politics in the Second World War.

by Roland Arnold Young

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress -- History,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE806 .Y69
      The Physical Object
      Pagination281 p. illus.
      Number of Pages281
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6197709M
      LC Control Number56006007
      OCLC/WorldCa466297

        The turbulent politics of the s and ’70s introduced newly ideological perspectives to the two major parties and inaugurated what Brownstein calls “the great sorting out” — a movement.   “President Chaos” and a return to Congressional government and we count leadership on a global stage because of Roosevelt’s leadership in the Second World War. in the wake of a book Author: Elaine Kamarck.

      Why We Fight: Congress and the Politics of World War II. By Nancy Beck Young. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, pp. Nancy Beck Young departs from her previous works as a biographer to pen this in-depth examination of Congress and how it operated during the Second World. The Second World War began in August on the edge of Manchuria and ended there exactly six years later with the Soviet invasion of northern China. The war in Europe appeared completely divorced from the war in the Pacific and China, and yet events on opposite sides of the world had profound effects/5().

      The Revolution of America’s Fight Over Entering World War Two. Not since the Civil War had Americans voted in such a high-stakes presidential election as the unprecedented race.   The Great War. War of Attrition: Fighting the First World War by William Philpott (Overlook, ). Reexamines the causes and lingering effects of the war, drawing on experiences of front-line soldiers, munitions workers, politicians and diplomats, and shows how U.S. support early in the war led to the country’s emergence on the world stage.


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