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The Resource January 1973 : Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever, James Robenalt ; foreword by John W. Dean

January 1973 : Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever, James Robenalt ; foreword by John W. Dean

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January 1973 : Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever
Title
January 1973
Title remainder
Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever
Statement of responsibility
James Robenalt ; foreword by John W. Dean
Title variation
  • January nineteen seventy three
  • Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
In January 1973, politics in America changed forever as, in the span of 31 days, the Watergate burglars went on trial, the Nixon administration negotiated an end to the Vietnam War, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Roe v. Wade, Lyndon Johnson died in Texas, and Richard Nixon was sworn in for his second term. The events had unlikely links and each worked along with the others to create a time of immense transformation. Using newly released Nixon tapes, author and historian James Robenalt provides readers an insider's look at what happened in the White House, events both fascinating and terrifying, during this monumental month. He also delves into the judge's chambers and courtroom drama during the Watergate break-in trial, and the inner sanctum of the United States Supreme Court as it hashed out its decision in Roe v. Wade. A foreword by John W. Dean sets the stage for this unique history, which details events that, while taking place more than 40 years ago, are key to understanding today's current political paralysis
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DLC
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1956-
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Robenalt, James D.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Nixon, Richard M.
  • Watergate Affair, 1972-1974
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Label
January 1973 : Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever, James Robenalt ; foreword by John W. Dean
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn893453875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 384 pages
Isbn
9781613749654
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2014044849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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illustrations
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  • (Sirsi) i9781613749654
  • (OCoLC)893453875
  • (Sirsi) b13574589
Label
January 1973 : Watergate, Roe v. Wade, Vietnam, and the month that changed America forever, James Robenalt ; foreword by John W. Dean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn893453875
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxii, 384 pages
Isbn
9781613749654
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2014044849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781613749654
  • (OCoLC)893453875
  • (Sirsi) b13574589

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