Category: 20th Century

Presidents Of A World Power (American Albums from the

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The Food Administration secured transportation priorities for food- stuffs, which made its control effective, but it relied on price manipulation and large scale purchases to stimulate supplies. Increasingly, and particularly in the South where 54 per cent of farmers were tenants and one family in three changed farms each year, tenancy became the equivalent of wage-work without benefit of protective labor legislation. It would allow Germany to be rehabilitated without posing a threat to Western Europe.
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Popular Culture: 1920-1939 (A History of Popular Culture)

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A large part of this process was the widespread acceptance of germ theory. Nevertheless, facilities for 10.47 million tons of pig iron and 9.275 million tons of ingot steel were added to the nation's capacity during the war years. This was the forced migration of the Cherokee Indians to Oklahoma in 1838-39. The first weapon of mass destruction used by a major power -- the United States' nuclear bombing of Hiroshima in 1945 -- it immediately brought to the fore various geopolitical questions that until then had been considered, but without the unrelenting attention of the following 70 years.
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Image And Substance (Issue and Debate)

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The various autocratic and despotic rulers throughout the empire's history had valued loyalty and blind obedience above all. As the New Year arrived, the two sides began to ready themselves for the conflict that seemed to be inevitable. The mufti of Jerusalem, Al-Husseini. who had left Palestine in 1937, allied himself with Iraqi rebels against British rule and then went to Germany to support Hitler's campaign against the Jews.
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American Anthem: Test Preparation Workbook

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Enacted in 1907, this was the first eugenic sterilization law in the United States. The lasting result of the strike has been bitterness and acrimony on both sides. In September, President Roosevelt announced that in exchange for bases from Newfoundland to the West Indies, the United States had given England 50 over-aged destroyers. In time, where colleges once searched for presidents with the best academic credentials and publication records, many schools began to look for candidates with slightly less stunning vitas who showed they possessed fundraising and management skills comparable to the best chief operating officers in private corporations.
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Battle of the Bulge (Great Battles Through the Ages)

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She encourages Western feminist scholarship to situate itself within the current Western hegemony over the production, publication, distribution, and consumption of information, and to examine its role within this context (1991:55). Even in Harlem, a haven for many of the migrants, establishments such as the Cotton Club refused to accept black patrons. Everywhere, observers noted improvements in farm living.
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Franklin D. Roosevelt's Presidency (Presidential

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The standard workweek is 40 hours, although many salaried positions (held by workers who are paid weekly or monthly, not by the hour) entail standard work-weeks in excess of 40 hours. The new product is the result of years of research by Czech scientists Otto Wichterle and Drahoslav Lim and is based on their earlier invention of a "hydrophilic" gel, a polymer material that is compatible with living tissue and therefore suitable for eye implants. George's platform tells something about the conditions of life for workers in New York in the 1880s.
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The Scopes Monkey Trial (Milestones in American History)

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Baba Vanga predicted the 44th President of the United States would beĀ . With lower capital and labor costs than the integrated segment and the hiring of nonunion workers in the southern United States, about 54 percent of American steel is produced with mini-mill technology. It only makes it more convenient to own something rather than borrow it. My special thanks go to them for the opportunity of addressing you this evening. Dominant in college classrooms was a deft recon- ciliation of the marginal utility economics of the English theorist, Alfred Marshall, with the doctrines of protectionism.
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Bombs over Bikini: The World's First Nuclear Disaster

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By the 1890s, cities had clearly developed central business districts and large, imposing skylines. In the decade of the 1990s, Mathematically Correct emerged as the most influential and effective organization to challenge the NCTM agenda. The obverse design continues to be used today on American silver bullion coins (coins that are bought and sold for their intrinsic metal value). This was the totalitarian leader of Nazi Germany during World War II.
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Little Machinery: A Critical Facsimile Edition (Landscapes

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Solving these problems in the long term would involve a combination of education, medical science, government support, and access to health care. The balance of trade, in the red since 1975, reached a record deficit of $618 billion in 2004. S. population numbered more than 100 million people. Since Southern support helped carry the proposal in Congress and in state legislatures, its prompt ratification was often regarded both as posthumous rebuke to Roosevelt and as further evidence of the political power resident in joint action by Republicans and Southern Democrats.
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The Reagan Way (Great Presidential Decisions)

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Pierpont Morgan, His Son and Daughter, Bound for Pujo Committee Hearings 76 Robert M. Another Senatorial party, headed by Norris of Nebraska, was favorably disposed toward gov- ernment operation of the principal sites. Large urban areas with over four million people rose in Texas, Georgia, and Florida. It was reorganized by racists in imitation of the popular movie The Birth of a Nation (1915), which romanticized Klansmen as the protectors of pure, white womanhood.
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