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Wilson, Woodrow 1856-1924

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Works: 6,087 works in 11,213 publications in 10 languages and 285,191 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence  Handbooks and manuals  Sources 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Performer, Honoree, Correspondent, Interviewee, Composer, Dedicatee, Photographer, Other, Narrator, Signer, Recipient, Instrumentalist
Classifications: E767, 973.913092
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Most widely held works by Woodrow Wilson
Congressional government; a study in American politics by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
153 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,364 libraries worldwide
A study of congressional government, written by Woodrow Wilson as a student. It covers: the need for a federal constitution; the functions of the House of Representatives; taxation and financial administration; the Senate's role in the legislative process; the electoral system; and more
The new freedom : a call for the emancipation of the generous energies of a people by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
75 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
The book is not a discussion of measures or of programs. It is an attempt to express the new spirit of our politics and to set forth, in large terms which may stick in the imagination, what it is that must be done if we are to restore our politics to their full spiritual vigor again, and our national life, whether in trade, in industry, or in what concerns us only as families and individuals, to its purity, its self-respect, and its pristine strength and freedom. The New Freedom is only the old revived and clothed in the unconquerable strength of modern America. I have not written a book since the campaign. I did not write this book at all. It is the result of the editorial literary skill of Mr. William Bayard Hale, who has put together here in their right sequences the more suggestive portions of my campaign speeches. And yet it is not a book of campaign speeches. It is a discussion of a number of very vital subjects in the free form of extemporaneously spoken words. I have left the sentences in the form in which they were stenographically reported. I have not tried to alter the easy-going and often colloquial phraseology in which they were uttered from the platform, in the hope that they would seem the more fresh and spontaneous because of their very lack of pruning and recasting. They have been suffered to run their unpremeditated course even at the cost of such repetition and redundancy as the ex-temporaneous speaker apparently inevitably falls into. WOODROW WILSON.ABOUT WOLSON: Thomas Woodrow Wilson, known as Woodrow Wil-son (1856 -1924), was an American politician and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921. Born in Staunton, Virginia, he spent his early years in Augusta, Georgia and Columbia, South Carolina. Wilson earned a PhD in political science at Johns Hopkins University, and served as a professor and scholar at various institutions before being chosen as President of Princeton University, a position he held from 1902 to 1910. In the election of 1910, he was the gubernatorial candidate of New Jersey's Democratic Party, and was elected the 34th Governor of New Jersey, serving from 1911 to 1913. Running for president in 1912, Wilson benefited from a split in the Republican Party, which enabled his plurality of just over forty percent to win him a large electoral college margin. He was the first Southerner elected as president since 1848, and Wilson was a lea-ding force in theProgressive Movement, bolstered by his Democratic Party's winning control of both the White House and Congress in 1912. In office, Wilson reintroduced the spoken State of the Union, which had been out of use since 1801. Leading the Congress, now in Democratic hands, he oversaw the passage of progressive legislative policies unparalleled until the New Deal in 1933. Included among these were the Federal Reserve Act, Federal Trade Commission Act, the Clayton Antitrust Act, and the Federal Farm Loan Act. Having taken office one month after ratification of the Sixteenth Amendment, Wilson called a special session of Congress, whose work culminated in theRevenue Act of 1913, reintroducing an income tax and lowering tariffs. Through passage of the Adamson Act, imposing an 8-hour workday for railroads, he averted a railroad strike and an ensuing economic crisis. Upon the outbreak of World War I in 1914, Wilson maintained a policy of neutrality, while pursuing a more aggressive policy in dealing with Mexico's civil war
Constitutional government in the United States by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
82 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,553 libraries worldwide
"Constitutional Government in the United States is a criticism of the American founding fathers produced during the Progressive Era. Wilson's interpretation of the Constitution shaped the thought of scholars and students of American politics. His definition of constitutional government and the place of the United States in the development of constitutional theory continues to shape discourse today. Wilson discusses the three branches of government in the United States, the relation between the states and the federal government, and party government in a manner quite distinct from the founding fathers." "Constitutional Government has its origins in a series of lectures Wilson delivered at Columbia University in 1907. It is carefully organized around three separate but mutually supporting arguments. First is the idea that constitutional government evolves historically from primitive beginnings of the state toward a universal and ideal form. Second, this idea of historical evolution contains within it an analysis of how and where the Constitution fits into the evolutionary process as a whole. Third, the historical thesis itself provides a prescription for bringing American government, and with it the Constitution, into accord with his first principle of the ideal form of modern government." "In his new introduction, Sidney A. Pearson, Jr. explores how, with Constitutional Government in the United States, Wilson helped create a new genre of political writing using the point of view of a "literary politician." He discusses Wilson's intention to replace the constitutional argument of the founders with one of his own based on the application of Darwinian metaphor in a political science framework. And he examines the differences between the views launched by Wilson and those set forth by James Madison in The Federalist. This is an essential work for all interested in the evolution of American political thought."--Jacket
George Washington by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
77 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,539 libraries worldwide
George Washington is a comprehensive biography of the first President of the United States written by the 28th U.S. President, Woodrow Wilson, 15 years before he took office in 1913. Detailing a side of Washington many had not known, his childhood, this biography showed the American people a side of Wilson they had not yet known, the academic. Some historians note that while Wilson's biography of Washington was not hugely successful at any point during his political career, the extensive research and elevated prose made him known to be a smarter President than perhaps he would have been viewed without the biography
The state; elements of historical and practical politics by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
126 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 1,483 libraries worldwide
The life and letters of Walter H. Page by Burton J Hendrick( Book )
34 editions published between 1922 and 2007 in English and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
A history of the American people by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
19 editions published between 1901 and 1908 in English and held by 1,303 libraries worldwide
Division and reunion, 1829-1889 by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
70 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and held by 1,255 libraries worldwide
Woodrow Wilson's case for the League of Nations by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
36 editions published between 1923 and 1969 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
"A compilation of President Wilson's official and detailed explanation of the League of Nations covenant and of the Treaty of Versailles, made to the Foreign Relations committee of the Senate, and to the people of the United States, when the treaty was before the Senate in 1919"--Foreword
Mere literature, and other essays by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
35 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
A crossroads of freedom : the 1912 campaign speeches of Woodrow Wilson by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
9 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
The politics of Woodrow Wilson : selections from his speeches and writings by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1970 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
Woodrow Wilson's own story by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
10 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
When a man comes to himself by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
21 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Armenian and held by 593 libraries worldwide
The political thought of Woodrow Wilson by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
The Hoover-Wilson wartime correspondence, September 24, 1914, to November 11, 1918 by Herbert Hoover( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
The state. Elements of historical and practical politics. A sketch of institutional history and administration by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
18 editions published between 1889 and 1897 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
On being human by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
21 editions published between 1897 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The state and federal governments of the United States : a brief manual for schools and colleges by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
13 editions published between 1889 and 2010 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
An old master, and other political essays by Woodrow Wilson( Book )
13 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Thomas Woodrow Wilson
Thomas Woodrow Wilson 28º presidente degli Stati Uniti d'America
Thomas Woodrow Wilson amerikai ügyvéd, politikus, az Amerikai Egyesült Államok 28. elnöke (1913-1921)
Vilson Tomas Vudro
Vil'son, V.
Vilʹson, Vudro
Vilʹson, Vudro 1856-1924
Vudro Vilson
Vudro Vilsons
Vūdrous Vilsuons
Wei-erh-hsün
Wei-erh-hsün 1856-1924
Weierxun 1856-1924
Wilson.
Wilson, ... Präsident 1856-1924
Wilson, ... President 1856-1924
Wilson, T. W. 1856-1924
Wilson, T.W. (Thomas Woodrow), 1856-1924
Wilson, Thomas W. 1856-1924
Wilson, Thomas Woodrow
Wilson Thomas Woodrow 1856-1924
Wilson, Tommy 1856-1924
Wilson, W.
Wilson, Woodrow.
Wilson, Woodrow 1856-1924 Pres. U.S.
Wilson, Woodrow, Pres. U.S., 1856-1924
Wilson, Woodrow Thomas
Wiruson, Wuddorō 1856-1924
Wison, Woodrow, Pres. U.S., 1856-1924
Woodrow Wilson 28è President dels Estats Units d'Amèrica
Woodrow Wilson American politician, 28th president of the United States (in office from 1913 to 1921)
Woodrow Wilson Amerikaans politicus
Woodrow Wilson amerikansk politikar
Woodrow Wilson amerikansk politiker
Woodrow Wilson maika-28 a Presidente ti Estados Unidos iti Amerika
Woodrow Wilson President of the United States
Woodrow Wilson prezydent USA
Woodrow Wilson, Thomas 1856-1924
Woodrow Wilson US-amerikanischer Politiker, Präsident der Vereinigten Staaten (1913 1921)
Woodrow Wilson vigésimo octavo Presidente de los Estados Unidos
Γούντροου Ουίλσον 28ος πρόεδρος των Ηνωμένων Πολιτειών Αμερικής
Вилсон Вудро
Вильсон
Вильсон В. 1856-1924
Вильсон В.Т. 1856-1924
Вильсон, Вудро 1856-1924
Вильсон, Томас Вудро 1856-1924
Вильсон (Уилсон) Томас Вудро
Вильсонъ, Вудро.
Вудро Вилсон
Вудро Вилсон 28-ми претседател на САД
Вудро Вильсон
Вудро Вильсон 28-й президент США
Вудро Вільсон
Томас Вудра Вільсан
Томас Ўудра Ўілсан
Удроу Уилсън
Уилсон Т.В. 1856-1924
Վուդրո Վիլսոն
וואודרא ווילסאן
וודרו וילסון
ווילסאן, תומס וודרו 1856-1924 נשיא ארצות הברית
ווילסאן, תומס וודרו, נשיא ארצות הברית, 1856-1924
וילסון, וודרו 1856-1924 נשיא ארצות הברית
וילסון, תומס וודרו 1856-1924 נשיא ארצות הברית
וילסון, תומס וודרו, נשיא ארצות הברית, 1856-1924
توماس وودرو ویلسون
توماس وودرو ویلسون سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی
ودرو ولسون، 1856-1924
ودرو ويلسون، 1856-1924
ولسن، وودرو ١٨٥٦-١٩٢٤ (رئيس الولايات المتحدة)،
ولسون، توماس ودرو، 1856-1924
ولسون، ودرو، 1856-1924
وودرو ويلسون
ووڈرو ولسن
ويلسن، وودرو ١٨٥٦-١٩٢٤ (رئيس الولايات المتحدة)،
ويلسن، وودرو (رئيس الولايات المتحدة)، 1856-1924
ۋىلسون
वुडरो विल्सन
উড্রো উইলসন
ਵੁੱਡਰੋਅ ਵਿਲਸਨ
ஊட்ரோ வில்சன்
ವೂಡ್ರೋ ವಿಲ್ಸನ್
വുഡ്രൊ വിൽസൺ
วูดโรว์ วิลสัน
ဝုဒ်ရိုး ဝီလ်ဆင်
ვუდრო უილსონი
우드로 윌슨
ዉድሮው ዊልሰን
ウィルソン, ウウドロオ
ウィルソン, ウッドロオ
ウィルソン, ウゝドロオ
ウイルソン, W.
ウイルソン, ウッドロー
ウイルソン, ウッドロオ
ウッドロウ・ウィルソン
ウッドロウ・ウィルソン 1856-1924
ウヰルソン
伍德罗·威尔逊
伍德罗·威尔逊 1856-1924
伍德羅威爾遜
威爾遜 1856-1924
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Spanish (13)
German (10)
Italian (6)
Japanese (3)
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