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Our federal government

how it works : an introduction to the United States government

4th ed., thoroughly rev.

Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Why have a government? — The writing of the Constitution — The Preamble — The Constitution — The three branches of government — The development of the executive branch — Other White House groups — The executive departments — The development of the legislative branch of the United States government — The organization of the federal judiciary — The independent agencies — The federal government and the citizen — Appendix: The Constitution of the United States of America.

Describes the complexities of the United States government, from the basic elements of the Constitution, the three branches, and the Federal Judiciary, to the growth of the independent agencies.

About the Edition

Describes the complexities of the United States government, from the basic elements of the Constitution, the three branches, and the Federal Judiciary to the growth of the independent agencies.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series A Dodd, Mead quality paperback

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 320.973
Library of Congress JK274 .A529 1984

The Physical Object

Pagination vi, 322 p. ;
Number of pages 322

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2839714M
Internet Archive ourfederalgovern0000ache
ISBN 10 0396083129
LC Control Number 84001534
Goodreads 2999531

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