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Documentary History of the Truman Presidency by Dennis Merrill

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Published by Univ Pubns of Amer .
Written in English


  • United States,
  • 1945-1953,
  • Truman, Harry S.,,
  • Foreign relations,
  • History: American,
  • 1884-1972,
  • Politics and government,
  • Sources

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The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8596413M
ISBN 101556555776
ISBN 109781556555770

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The Truman Presidency (–53) Few presidents coming into office have had to face the challenges awaiting President Truman. The most extensive and destructive war in world history was about to end in Europe but still raged in the Pacific. Merrill, Dennis. ed. Documentary History of the Truman Presidency, (–) 35 volumes; available in some large academic libraries. Miller, Merle Plain Speaking: An Oral Biography of Harry S. Truman () Putnam Publishing Group. ISBN London: Gollancz Ltd. () ISBN (Reprint () by Black Dog & Leventhal. Boston University Libraries. Services. Navigate; Linked Data; Dashboard; Tools / Extras; Stats; Share. Social. Mail. Documentary history of the Truman presidency. The Korean war. Dennis Merrill. University Publications of America, - United States - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Document 2. 5:

April. April 12 – Harry S. Truman is inaugurated as the 33rd President of the United States in a ceremony in the Cabinet Room, the oath being administered by Chief Justice of the United States Harlan F. Stone and completed exactly two hours and thirty four minutes after the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt.; April 13 - Several labor unions in official and unofficial capacities pledge. v. 8. The Truman Doctrine and the beginning of the Cold War, ; v. 9. The debate over labor policy: President Truman's battle with Congress over passage of the Taft-Hartley Act, January-June ; v. President Truman's fight to unify the armed services, ; v. Harry S. Truman (May 8, – Decem ) was the 33rd president of the United States from to , succeeding upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt after serving as vice implemented the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, and established the Truman Doctrine and ed by: Franklin D. Roosevelt. English. Brand New Book. The Cold War Presidency: A Documentary History is a must-have reference for students and scholars of this era. This new volume contains an extensive collection of documents alongside carefully crafted, objective analysis of all the key events of the Cold War. Organized chronologically by president, The Cold War.