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THE NEXT DEAL: The Future of Public Life in the Information Age.
Edition: First edition
New York: Basic Books , (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A look at how our governing system has lagged behind changes in personal life and businesses, and suggestions on how to fix it. INSCRIBED on the half title page with the words "Keep the faith!," Laid in are some materials related to his run for the California State Assembly (an election he lost) Recommended reading, index. xvi, 268 pp. ISBN: 0-465-009719.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 59801More details Price: $15.00
SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Doubleday, 1997. dj. Hardcover first edition - Autobiography of the young black lawyer who came to prominence when she testified against Clarence Thomas in the Supreme Court nomination hearings. Index. 397 pages. ISBN: 0-385-476256.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.Book ID: 17000More details Price: $16.50
THE PLOT THAT FAILED: Nixon and the Administrative Presidency.
Edition: 1st trade paperback printing.
New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc., (1975). "An account of an abortive attempt to control the machinery of domestic government. Richard P. Nathan, an official in the first term of the Nixon Administration, presents an interesting and balanced treatment of Nixon's domestic program. He underscores the fact that people across the political spectrum supported many of the aims of the 'New Federalism.' Was there merit in Nixon's concept of adopting an administrative strategy for putting these objective into effect? Would his strategy have worked if there had been no Watergate? What are its implications? These are some of the questions examined in this book." Illustrated. Notes at the end of each chapter. Approximately half of the book prints the relevant documents. 193 pp. ISBN: 0-471630659.
Condition: Good overall - some scattered underlining and brackets (mostly in pencil) and highlighting.Book ID: 74647More details Price: $10.00
REPORT OF THE U.S. NATIONAL MUSEUM 1911: Annual Report of the Board of Regents of The Smithsonian Institution showing the operations, expenditures and condition of the institution for the year ending June 30, 1911.
Edition: First edition.
Washington, D.C.: G o v e r n m e n t P r i n t i n g O f f i c e , 1912. Hardcover first edition - Includes a brief overview of the inception and the history of the National Museum. The year ended was notable for the completion a new museum after six years of construction. Includes lists of accessions and publications. 147 pp.
Condition: Near fine in dark green cloth with gilt lettering and seal on front cover.Book ID: 48255More details Price: $35.00
CABINET GOVERNMENT IN INDIA.
Edition: First printing.
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1967. dj. Hardcover first edition - After tracing the evolution of parliamentary democracy under British rule, this book describes in detail the development of Cabinet government since 1947, under the three Prime Ministers: under the three Prime Ministers - Jawaharlal Nehru, Lal Bahadur Shastri and Indira Gandhi. Index. 200 pp.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (faint stamp of previous owner on dj, short closed tear on back cover of dj.)Book ID: 24681More details Price: $25.00