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Documentary History of the Truman Presidency

Dennis Merrill

Documentary History of the Truman Presidency

by Dennis Merrill

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Foreign relations,
  • History: American,
  • Politics and government,
  • 1945-1953,
  • Sources,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8596414M
    ISBN 101556555806
    ISBN 109781556555800

    Documentary History of the Truman Presidency General Editor Dennis Merrill Volume 1 The Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb on Japan UNIVERSITY PUBLICATIONS OF AMERICA An imprint of CIS. TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgments xiii Publisher's Note xiii File Size: KB.   Oliver Stone called Harry S. Truman the worst president in U.S. history and said he should have been found guilty of genocide for the bombing of Author: Denys Bucksten.

    Timothy Walch is Director Emeritus of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and the author or editor of seventeen previous books on various historical topics including Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Documentary History (), Herbert Hoover and Harry S. Truman: A Documentary History (), and Uncommon Americans: The Lives and Legacies of Herbert and Lou Henry .   Timothy Walch is Director Emeritus of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and the author or editor of seventeen previous books on various historical topics including Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Documentary History (), Herbert Hoover and Harry S. Truman: A Documentary History (), and Uncommon Americans: The Lives and Legacies of Herbert and .

    Harry S. Truman summary: Harry S. Truman was the 33rd president of the United States of America. He was born in in Missouri. Raised on a farm, Truman did not attend college. After working a variety of jobs, he returned to the family farm and joined the National Guard. 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.


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Documentary History of the Truman Presidency by Dennis Merrill Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Truman Doctrine and the beginning of the Cold War, ; v. The Debate over Labor Policy; v. President Truman's Fight to Unify the Armed Services, ; v. The report of the committee on Civil Rights and President Truman's Message to Congress of February 2, v. Establishing the Marshall plan, v.

Documentary history of the Truman presidency. [Bethesda, MD]: University Publications of America, (OCoLC) Online version: Documentary history of the Truman presidency. [Bethesda, MD]: University Publications of America, (OCoLC) Online version: Documentary history of the Truman presidency.

Documentary History of the Truman Presidency [Merrill, Dennis] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Documentary History of the Truman PresidencyFormat: Hardcover. The Documentary History of the Truman Presidency reproduces each of the volumes that comprise the Student Research File.

Highlights include volumes on the dropping of the atomic bomb, the Potsdam Conference, post-World War II planning and recovery efforts, the communist takeover in China, the Truman Doctrine and the first years of the Cold War.

Format: Book; v. ; 29 cm. Documentary history of the Truman presidency / general editor, Dennis Merrill | National Library of Australia National Library of Australia. They claim the Hoover/Truman friendship is unprecedented in the history of the Presidency. In April,Jimmy Carter stated that he and Gerald Ford were "the closest personal friends" of any former Presidents "in the last years".4/5(1).

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. 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.

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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. The Truman Doctrine and the beginning of the Cold War, ; v.

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 tosucceeding 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. The Truman Administration: A Documentary History. Edited by Barton J.

Bernstein and Allan J. Matusow. Conflict and Crisis: The Presidency of Harry S Truman, New York: Norton, Tumultuous Years: The Presidency of Harry S Truman, New York: Norton, The book includes a chapter on how Truman's standing.

A man unprepared for the presidency faces dire Apwhen Franklin Roosevelt suddenly died, Harry Truman () ascended to the presidency. By his own estimation, he was the wrong man at the wrong time. "I'm not big enough for this job," he remarked to a Vermont senator soon after being sworn in.4/4(3).

The Documentary History of the Truman Presidency, Volume 8: The Truman Doctrine and the beginning of the Cold War by Dennis Merrill (Contributor) avg rating — 0 ratings — published Selected Bibliography. Finding Books by and about Harry S. Truman. The Library of Congress online catalog contains more than seventy subject headings for books related to Harry S.

Truman. To find works on any of these topics, select Browse, and enter the words Truman, Harry S., into the search box; then choose the Subjects beginning with option.

ROBERT H. FERRELL, ed., Harry S. Truman & The Bomb: A Documentary History (Worland, WY: High Plains, ), pp. cloth (ISBN ). Historian Robert Ferrell, who has mined the rich Harry S.

Truman Library holdings for at least nine other books on Truman and his associates, has edited, with useful commentary, this slender volume of. Documentary History of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidency: The Eisenhower administration and the Brown v.

Board of Education decision, Volume 1 of Documentary History of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidency, Nancy Beck Young Volume 1 of The Eisenhower Administration and the Brown V.

Board of Education Decision,Nancy Beck Young. The Truman Presidency (Woodrow Wilson Center Series) Michael J. Lacey (Editor) Written by leading authorities in the fields of the contemporary social, political, and diplomatic history of the United States, the essays in this volume provide a wide-ranging overview of the intentions, achievements, and failures of the Truman administration.This is a popularized history book about Harry Truman and the tumultuous first four months of his presidency.

There was a lot more about Truman's history than I expected, stopping in its tracks the story of the first four months, but the background was helpful to get a measure of the man/5.The Man from Missouri The Truman Presidency.

by Cabell Phillips. Macmillan. pp. $ The Truman Administration: A Documentary History. by Barton J. Bernstein and Allen J.

Matusow. Harper &.