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RECORD NUMBER: 138 OF 1928

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Main Title American Legion : an official history, 1919-1989 /
Author Rumer, Thomas A.
Publisher M. Evans,
Year Published 1990
OCLC Number 22207881
ISBN 0871316226 :
Additional Subjects American Legion--History
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ELCM  D570.A1R86 1990 NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 08/30/1997
Collation 610 p., {64} p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes index.
Contents Notes Prologue : America in World war I -- Beginnings : Paris, January 1919 -- The veterans meet in America, May 8-10 -- The summer of 1919 -- Minneapolis convention, November 10-12, 1919 -- "Beneficial legislation" establishing veterans' rehabilitation standards, 1919-1924 -- Remaining relevant : amid the roar and the crash, 1925-1933 -- Recovery : the move toward a bill of rights for veterans, 1934-1944 -- Growth and reformation in the atomic age : the post-World war II American Legion, 1944-1949 -- The Korean war era, 1949-1955 -- Between the cease-fire and the firestorm, 1955-1965 -- Point and counterpoint : the Vietnam era, 1966-1976 -- Moment of pause, moment of reflection : pardon, Panama, preference and the color orange, 1977-1984 -- Standing guard : reckoning with "the deficit," 1985-1989 -- Epilogue : "walking the point".
Place Published New York :
PUB Date Free Form c1990.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 90013822
OCLC Time Stamp 19970827113320
Language ENG
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01523cam 2200241 a 45010