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Governing America : major decisions of federal, state, and local governments from 1789 to the present

Author: Paul J Quirk; William Cunion
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2011.
Series: Facts on File library of American history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Quirk; William Cunion
ISBN: 9780816075676 0816075670
OCLC Number: 460053865
Description: 3 volumes (vii, 1172 pages) : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: v. I. Economic policies. Agriculture ; Commerce ; Consumer safety ; Energy ; Environment and conservation ; Labor ; Monetary policy ; Taxation ; Transportation --
v. II. Social policies. Arts ; Civil rights ; Education ; Family law ; First Amendment rights ; Health care ; Housing and urban policy ; Science, communications, and technology ; Moral regulation ; Welfare and income support --
v. III. Government, law enforcement, and foreign affairs. Crime ; Defense and national security ; Diplomacy ; Elections ; Government operations ; Immigration and naturalization ; Miscellaneous government functions.
Series Title: Facts on File library of American history.
Responsibility: Paul J. Quirk, William Cunion.

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