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Jeffords, James M.

Works: 66 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 2,167 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Miscellanea  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Actor
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Most widely held works by James M Jeffords
Trip to Croatia, Syria, Jordan, Israel, and Eqypt [sic] : a report to the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate by James M Jeffords( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal food, agriculture, and nutrition programs in the New England region : report to the honorable James M. Jeffords, House of Representatives by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal student loans : flexible agreements with guaranty agencies warrant careful evaluation : report to the Honorable James M. Jeffords, U.S. Senate by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental research geographic location index : a report for the environment( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An independent man : adventures of a public servant by James M Jeffords( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Senator Jim Jeffords's disarmingly frank memoir recounts his idyllic small-town childhood in Rutland, Vermont, his somewhat unruly adolescence, putting himself through Yale University with the help of NROTC, traveling the world during his three-year navy service, and his courtship of Elizabeth Daley when he was a Harvard Law School student." "In his first term as Vermont state senator, he supported welfare bills and environmental protection. As Vermont's attorney general, he helped draft and then implement some of the most important legislation in the nation - the bottle bill, ban on billboards, and land protection." "When he was elected to the House of Representatives, he was so broke that he lived in his office. During his congressional years, Jeffords concerned himself with issues of education, energy, and dairy farming. He was the only Republican to vote against Ronald Reagan's budget. He supported Bill Clinton's Health Care Reform and opposed his impeachment. Jeffords's disagreements with the second Bush administration and the Republican leadership led to his decision to leave the party. In My Declaration of Independence, Jeffords wrote about his decision to quit the Republican Party. Now, in this memoir, he tells us more about who he is and what he believes in and what led him to that decision." "He concludes with a section on how we must rebuild America after September 11 and why we must improve our education system."--Jacket
Positive impact forestry : a sustainable approach to managing woodlands by Thomas J McEvoy( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Positive Impact Forestry is a primer for private woodland owners and their managers on managing their land and forests to protect both ecological and economic vitality. Moving beyond the concept of "low impact forestry," Thom McEvoy brings together the latest scientific understanding and insights to describe an approach to managing forests that meets the needs of landowners while at the same time maintaining the integrity of forest ecosystems. "Positive impact forestry" emphasizes forestry's potential to achieve sustainable benefits both now and into the future, with long-term investment superseding short-term gain, and the needs of families -- especially future generations -- exceeding those of individuals. Thom McEvoy offers a thorough discussion of silvicultural basics, synthesizing and explaining the current state of forestry science on topics such as forest soils, tree roots, form and function in trees, and the effects of different harvesting methods on trees, soil organisms, and sites. He also offers invaluable advice on financial, legal, and management issues, ranging from finding the right forestry professionals to managing for products other than timber to passing forest lands and management legacies on to future generations. Positive Impact Forestry helps readers understand the impacts of deliberate human activities on forests and offers viable strategies that provide benefits without damaging ecosystems. It speaks directly to private forest owners and their advisers and represents an innovative guide for anyone concerned with protecting forest ecosystems, timber production, land management, and the long-term health of forests
Making supplemental appropriations, fiscal year 1979. July 11, 1979. -- Ordered to be printed( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conscientious objection to joining a labor organization. October 27, 1977. -- Referred to the House Calendar and ordered to be printed( )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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An independent man : adventures of a public servant
Alternative Names
James Jeffords Amerikaans politicus (1934-2014)

James Jeffords amerikansk politikar

James Jeffords politicien américain

Jeffords, James Merrill 1934-

Jeffords, Jim

Jim Jeffords American politician

Jim Jeffords amerikansk politiker

Jim Jeffords polític estatunidenc

Jim Jeffords político estadounidense

Jim Jeffords politico statunitense

Jim Jeffords US-amerikaanschen Politiker

Jim Jeffords US-amerikanesche Politiker

Jim Jeffords US-amerikanischer Politiker

Jim Jeffords yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Merrill Jeffords, James 1934-

Джеффордс, Джеймс

Джим Джеффордс

جیم جفوردز افسر، وکیل، و سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی



English (48)

Positive impact forestry : a sustainable approach to managing woodlandsMy declaration of independence