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Letter to James Monroe - Jun... -  Thomas Jefferson

Letter to James Monroe - Jun... Thomas Jefferson

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(…)the exportation or importation of any particular species of goods. Leaving these two points free, Congress may by treaty establish any system of commerce they please. But, as I before observed, it is by treaty alone they can do it. Th… more

Letter to James Monroe - June 17 - 1785
Thomas Jefferson
Review and Evaluation of the... - Audrey Burnam

Review and Evaluation of the...Audrey Burnam

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The purpose of this study was to inform Congress about the appropriateness of measures used in the current allocation formula and to identify factors that Congress might wish to take into account in the formula to attain greater equity in t… more

Review and Evaluation of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Block Grant Allotment Formula
Audrey Burnam
Rand Publishing , English
The Accuracy of Information ... - The Federal Trade Commission Staff

The Accuracy of Information ...The Federal Trade Commission Staff

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This is a report to Congress Under Section 319 of the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 which was largely buried and came to some very startling conclusions including that one in every five Americans has an error in his or h… more

The Accuracy of Information in Credit Reports
The Federal Trade Commission Staff
The Federal Trade Commission , English
Bureau Of  Ethnology Eighth ... - J. W. Powell

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth ...J. W. Powell

INTRODUCTION. The prosecution of research among the North American Indians, as directed by act of Congress, was continued during the fiscal year 1886-‘87.The general plan upon which the work has been prosecuted has been explained in former … more

Bureau Of Ethnology Eighth Annual Report - J. W. Powell
J. W. Powell
Prairie Fever: British Arist... - Peter Pagnamenta

Prairie Fever: British Arist...Peter Pagnamenta

“A deeply researched and finely delivered look at what can best be described as a counterintuitive slice of American history.”—Washington PostFrom the 1830s onward, a succession of well-born Britons headed west to the great American wildern… more

Prairie Fever: British Aristocrats in the American West 1830-1890
Peter Pagnamenta
W. W. Norton & Company , English
The Magical Ancient Books of... - Library of Congress

The Magical Ancient Books of...Library of Congress

A Study of the Yao Manuscripts in the Collection of the Library of Congress Congress

The Magical Ancient Books of the Yao People
Library of Congress
Pennyhill Press , English
Party Polarization in Congress - Sean M. Theriault

Party Polarization in CongressSean M. Theriault

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The political parties in Congress are as polarized as they have been in 100 years. This book examines more than 30 years of congressional history to understand how it is that the Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill have become so divi… more

Party Polarization in Congress
Sean M. Theriault
Cambridge University Press , English
Congress and the Politics of... - E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson

Congress and the Politics of...E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson

How do issues end up on the agenda? Why do lawmakers routinely invest in program oversight and broad policy development? What considerations drive legislative policy change? For many, Congress is an institution consumed by partisan bickerin… more

Congress and the Politics of Problem Solving
E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson
Cambridge University Press , English
Harboring Data: Information ... -

Harboring Data: Information ...

As identity theft and corporate data vulnerability continue to escalate, corporations must protect both the valuable consumer data they collect and their own intangible assets. Both Congress and the states have passed laws to improve practi… more

Harboring Data: Information Security, Law, and the Corporation (Stanford Law Books)
Stanford Law Books , English
Military Recruiting and Rete... -

Military Recruiting and Rete...

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Responding to a national crisis in defence manpower, Congress passed the FY00 National Defense Authorization Act, which raised military pay and increased bonus ceilings and benefits. This work estimates the effects of the act’s basic pay in… more

Military Recruiting and Retention After the Fiscal Year 2000 Military Pay Legislation
Rand Corp , English
Planning America's Security:... - John G. McGinn, John Tedstrom

Planning America's Security:...John G. McGinn, John Tedstrom

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This report identifies key lessons from the first National Defense Panel (NDP) and makes recommendations to the Congress, the administration, and future NDP management teams about how the process can be made more effective. The NDP was esta… more

Planning America’s Security: Lessons from the NAtional Defense Panel
John G. McGinn, John Tedstrom
Rand Publishing , English
Democracy Hijacked: What you... - BJ Williamson

Democracy Hijacked: What you...BJ Williamson

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Time is growing short for Americans to take back control of our government. Learn the secrets behind why Congress passed harmful visa legislation that let foreign workers take millions of our best jobs. Discover how foreign nations are exe… more

Democracy Hijacked: What you need to know before the 2012 election to ensure the integrity of our election, and to end outsourcing lobbies that corrupt politicians.
BJ Williamson
Lanite Publishing, LLC , English
Hearings Regarding H.R. 1567... - United States. Congress. Hou...

Hearings Regarding H.R. 1567...United States. Congress. Hou...

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Hearings regarding H.R. 15678, H.R. 15689, H.R. 15744, H.R. 15754, and H.R. 16099, bills to curb terrorist organizations. Hearings, Eighty-ninth Congress, second session (1966)

Hearings Regarding H.R. 15678, H.R. 15689, H.R. 15744, H.R. 15754, and H.R. 16099, bills to Curb Terrorist Organizations. Hearings, Eighty-ninth Congress,Second Session
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities Un-American Activities


An Alternative To Holy War introduces the reader to the beliefs of the Congress of Sunni Sect of Islam.  It furnishes an overview of basic Islamic beliefs concerning theology and history, with sweeping recommendations to improve the well-be… more

An Alternative To Holy War
Authorhouse , English
Phillip Hanson's The economy... - Phillip Hanson

Phillip Hanson's The economy...Phillip Hanson

In which it is revealed that life is better with foreigners and that Congress is full of racists. About 6000 words.

Phillip Hanson’s The economy for citizens, Part Six: Economics for non-economists
Phillip Hanson
Phillip Hanson's The economy... - Phillip Hanson

Phillip Hanson's The economy...Phillip Hanson

In which it is revealed that great nations resemble nine-year old boys and Congress is full of inflaters. About 6000 words.

Phillip Hanson’s The economy for citizens, Part Four: Economics for non-economists
Phillip Hanson
Phillip Hanson's The economy... - Phillip Hanson

Phillip Hanson's The economy...Phillip Hanson

In which it is revealed that rocks can be cash, and Congress is full of lazybutts. About 6000 words.

Phillip Hanson’s The economy for citizens, Part Five: Economics for non-economists
Phillip Hanson
Politics of Apolitical Cultu... - Giles Scott-Smith

Politics of Apolitical Cultu...Giles Scott-Smith

This book analyses a key episode in the cultural Cold War - the formation of the Congress for Cultural Freedom. Whilst the Congress was established to defend cultural values and freedom of expression in the Cold War Struggle, its close asso… more

Politics of Apolitical Culture: The Congress for Cultural Freedom and the Political Economy of American Hegemony 1945-1955 (Routledge/PSA Political Studies Series)
Giles Scott-Smith
Routledge , English
The Cult of the Presidency: ... - Gene Healy

The Cult of the Presidency: ...Gene Healy

The Bush years have justifiably given rise to fears of a new Imperial Presidency. Yet despite the controversy surrounding the administration’s expansive claims of executive power, both Left and Right agree on the boundless nature of preside… more

The Cult of the Presidency: America’s Dangerous Devotion to Executive Power
Gene Healy
Cato Institute , English
Abdul Baha on Divine Philosophy - Abdul  Baha

Abdul Baha on Divine PhilosophyAbdul Baha

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by th… more

Abdul Baha on Divine Philosophy
Abdul Baha