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The Resource The House : the history of the House of Representatives, Robert V. Remini

The House : the history of the House of Representatives, Robert V. Remini

Label
The House : the history of the House of Representatives
Title
The House
Title remainder
the history of the House of Representatives
Statement of responsibility
Robert V. Remini
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An official, narrative history of the U.S. House of Representatives takes a close-up look at the influence of this important political body throughout American history, profiling some of the high-profile figures--including Henry Clay, Tip O'Neill, John C. Calhoun, Shirley Chisholm, and others--who have played important roles in the political process
Cataloging source
DLC
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1921-2013
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Remini, Robert V.
Dewey number
328.73/072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1319
LC item number
.R46 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
  • Library of Congress
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  • United States
  • Huis van Afgevaardigden
  • Verenigde Staten
  • États-Unis
  • USA
  • United States
Label
The House : the history of the House of Representatives, Robert V. Remini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The Library of Congress."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [543]-592) and index
Contents
Inaugurating a new government, March-April 1789 -- The first session of the 1st Congress, March-September 1789 -- New York, Philadelphia, and ideological conflict, 1790-1797 -- A new beginning in Washington, 1798-1807 -- Henry Clay and the ascendancy of the House of Representatives, 1806-1821 -- A democratized House, 1822-1846 -- The struggle to save the Union, 1846-1860 -- The Civil War, 1860-1865 -- Reconstruction, 1865-1877 -- The Gilded Age, 1869-1895 -- "Czar" Reed and "Uncle Joe" Cannon, 1888-1910 -- The Speaker eclipsed and revived, 1910-1928 -- The Great Depression, the New Deal and the outbreak of war, 1928-1941 -- The Hot and Cold Wars, 1941-1952 -- The Gatekeeper and the fight for Civil Rights, 1953-1961 -- The Great Society, voting rights, and Vietnam, 1961-1969 -- Scandal, Watergate, and Reform, 1969-1980 -- The conservative revolution, 1981-2001
Control code
ocm67347513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 614 p.
Isbn
9780060884345
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006615801
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67347513
  • (OCoLC)67347513
Label
The House : the history of the House of Representatives, Robert V. Remini
Publication
Note
"The Library of Congress."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [543]-592) and index
Contents
Inaugurating a new government, March-April 1789 -- The first session of the 1st Congress, March-September 1789 -- New York, Philadelphia, and ideological conflict, 1790-1797 -- A new beginning in Washington, 1798-1807 -- Henry Clay and the ascendancy of the House of Representatives, 1806-1821 -- A democratized House, 1822-1846 -- The struggle to save the Union, 1846-1860 -- The Civil War, 1860-1865 -- Reconstruction, 1865-1877 -- The Gilded Age, 1869-1895 -- "Czar" Reed and "Uncle Joe" Cannon, 1888-1910 -- The Speaker eclipsed and revived, 1910-1928 -- The Great Depression, the New Deal and the outbreak of war, 1928-1941 -- The Hot and Cold Wars, 1941-1952 -- The Gatekeeper and the fight for Civil Rights, 1953-1961 -- The Great Society, voting rights, and Vietnam, 1961-1969 -- Scandal, Watergate, and Reform, 1969-1980 -- The conservative revolution, 1981-2001
Control code
ocm67347513
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 614 p.
Isbn
9780060884345
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006615801
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o67347513
  • (OCoLC)67347513

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