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The American Heritage history of the Congress of the United States

Author: Alvin M Josephy
Publisher: New York : American Heritage Pub. Co. : Distributed by McGraw-Hill, [1975]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the erratic courses of Senate and House through the nation's history, while profiling noteworthy and notorious Senators and Representatives and surveying the conception, organization, and evolution of the Congress as a basic institution of government.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Josephy, Alvin M., 1915-2005.
American Heritage history of the Congress of the United States.
New York : American Heritage Pub. Co. : Distributed by McGraw-Hill, [1975]
(OCoLC)748989962
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin M Josephy
ISBN: 0070330573 9780070330573 0070330581 9780070330580
OCLC Number: 1530878
Notes: Published in 1979 under title: On the hill.
Description: 409 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction --
One of Many --
The first Congress- Years of Tumult --
Out of the Wilderness --
Struggle for the Union --
The Senate Supreme --
Politicians and Millionares --
Sesaw of Power --
Congress in Crisis --
Acknlowledgements --
Bibliography and Index.
Other Titles: History of the Congress of the United States.
Responsibility: by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.

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Follows the erratic courses of Senate and House through the nation's history, while profiling noteworthy and notorious Senators and Representatives and surveying the conception, organization, and evolution of the Congress as a basic institution of government.

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