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The Resource The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious, Donald A. Ritchie, (electronic book)

The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious, Donald A. Ritchie, (electronic book)

Label
The Oxford guide to the United States government
Title
The Oxford guide to the United States government
Statement of responsibility
John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious, Donald A. Ritchie
Title variation
Guide to the United States government
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides information on the American Presidency, Congress, and Supreme Court. Covers the key figures, events, and structures that have animated U.S. government for more than 200 years. In addition to coverage of the 2000 Presidential race and election, it features biographies of all the Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Supreme Court Justices, as well as notable members of Congress, including current leadership; historical commentary on past elections, major Presidential decisions, international and domestic programs, and the key advisors and agencies of the executive branch; in-depth analysis of Congressional leadership and committees, agencies and staff, and historic legislation; and detailed discussions of 100 landmark Supreme Court cases and the major issues facing the Court today. Other entries define legal terms and phrases and elaborate on the wide array of government traditions
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patrick, John J.
Dewey number
320.473/03
Index
index present
LC call number
JK9
LC item number
.P384 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pious, Richard M.
  • Ritchie, Donald A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Target audience
specialized
Label
The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious, Donald A. Ritchie, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 769-776) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
OROUK95142730
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
  • ix, 802 p.
  • 1 online resource (ix, 802 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199891276
Lccn
00051024
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Oxford guide to the United States government, John J. Patrick, Richard M. Pious, Donald A. Ritchie, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 769-776) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
OROUK95142730
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
  • ix, 802 p.
  • 1 online resource (ix, 802 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199891276
Lccn
00051024
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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