United States Government Manual 1945 Second Edition (Revisions through September 20)

By: Division of Public Inquiries [United States Government

Price: NZ$87.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. Dust stains, creasing, and rubbing to wrappers. Chipped paper label on front wrapper: "Complimentary Copy from United States of America Information Library / Wellington, New Zealand". ; [vi], 692 pages. Printed wrappers. Page dimensions: 230 x 148mm. "The 'Manual' contains sections dealing with every agency of the Government in the legislative, executive, and judicial branches. Each of these sections is an official statement covering the organization and functions of an agency and has been approved by the department of agency concerned." - from the Foreword. "As the Second Edition of the 1945 United States Government Manual goes to press, the work of the war agencies is rapidly being terminated. In recognition of their valuable contribution to the War Program, and as a historical reference, this final wartime edition of the Manual pictures the activities of these agencies as they functioned just prior to V-J day." Contents: Constitution of the United States; Legislative Branch; Judicial Branch; Executive Branch; Emergency War Agencies [a sub-section of the Executive Branch]; Quasi-Official Agencies; Appendix A: Abolished and Transferred Agencies and Functions; Appendix B: Publications; Index; List of Names. ; 8vo

Title: United States Government Manual 1945 Second Edition (Revisions through September 20)

Author Name: Division of Public Inquiries [United States Government

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Washington, Division of Public Inquiries, Government Information Service, Bureau of the Budget / Government Printing Office: 1945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12570