7 edition of Wage the energy war at home found in the catalog.
|Statement||Joseph C. Davis and Claxton Walker.|
|Contributions||Walker, Claxton, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.5.D86 D38|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||255 p. :|
|Number of Pages||255|
|LC Control Number||78051121|
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Responsibility: Joseph C. Davis and Claxton Walker. WAR ECONOMY Wages in most industries rose during the war years. Hourly wages for blue-collar workers—those in the metal trades, shipbuilding, and meatpacking, for example—rose by about 20 percent.
A household’s income, however, was largely undercut by rising food prices and housing costs. Residential Energy introduces readers to a home's energy-related components, then explains all the important possibilities for energy s will learn that effective energy conservation requires a whole-house approach that addresses the biggest energy wasters first.
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The stories of these homegrown terrorists illustrate the paradox the government faced after September how to fairly wage a war against alleged enemies living in our midst. Hatred at Home is a true crime drama that will spark debate from all political corners about safety, civil liberties, free speech, and the government’s war at : Andrew Welsh-Huggins.
The war at home might not seem any more winnable than the one they'd left, but they learned not to think too big—call by call, case by case, you could do enough small, good things to make you look forward to going to work the next day.
* * * Small good things weren't enough for many African Americans at the time. AN AMERICAN REQUIEM God, My Father, and the War That Came Between Us By James Carroll Illustrated.
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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading How the War was Won: Air-Sea Power and Allied Victory in World War II (Cambridge Military Histories).Reviews: These steps include specific recommendations about how to know the enemy, support our troops, provide for our energy security, stop investing in terror, equip the country for war at home, counter an EMP attack, secure our borders and interior against illegal immigration, wage political warfare, launch regional initiatives, and wield effective.
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Hatred at Home is a true crime drama that will spark debate from all political corners about safety, civil liberties, free speech, and the government’s war at home. Catherine A. Lutz is an American anthropologist and Thomas J. Watson, Jr. Family Professor of Anthropology and International Studies at Brown is also a director of the Watson Institute's Costs of War study, an attempt to calculate the financial costs of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
GM Rejects Reuther’s Call to “Open the Books”: The Post-WWII Strike Wave The end of World War II unleashed a new “war” at home—a war that pitted workers against employers. The year following V-J day saw more strikes than any other twelve-month period in American history: 4, work stoppages involving 5 million strikers and Nixon’s War at Home: The FBI, Leftist Guerrillas, and the Origins of Counterterrorism (forthcoming, University of North Carolina Press, Justice, Power, and Politics series, spring ).
During the presidency of Richard Nixon (), homegrown leftist guerrilla groups like the Weather Underground and the Black Liberation Army carried out hundreds of bombings and other attacks in the.
U.S. presidents now unilaterally wage war — at home and abroad — with near total impunity. This piece draws extensively on David M. Kennedy’s book Over Here: The First World War. During the Civil War, Ulysses S. Grant’s Army of the Potomac and Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia collide for the last time as the first wave of Union troops attacks Petersburg, a.
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His goal was to establish a republican regime both fit for war and safe for liberty. Labor's War at Home examines a critical period in American politics and labor history, beginning with the outbreak of war in Europe in through the wave of major industrial strikes that followed the war and accompanied the reconversion to a peacetime economy.
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The Second World War changed the United States for women, and women in turn transformed their nation. Over three hundred fifty thousand women volunteered for military service, while twenty times as many stepped into civilian jobs, including positions previously closed to them.
More than seven million women who had not been wage earners before the war joined eleven million women already in the. The New Dealers' War: Franklin D.
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It has been written time and again that the common folk don’t make war—it is the kings, politicians and autocrats who wage war at the expense of the people.
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Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the asked by a reporter about the possible use of atomic weapons in response to China's entry into the war, Truman replied testily, "The. World War II America is enveloped in total war, from mobilization on the home front to a scorching air war in Europe.
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