The U.S. Congress : very short introduction / Donald A. Ritchie.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.
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|Kirtland Community College Library||JK 1041 .R58 2016||30775305505878||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780190280147
- ISBN: 019028014X
- Physical Description: xvii, 146 pages ; 18 cm.
- Edition: Second edition.
- Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2016.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-138) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
The great compromise -- Campaigns and constituents -- In committee -- On the floor -- Checks and balances -- The Capitol complex.
"In the second edition of The U.S. Congress, Donald A. Ritchie, a congressional historian for more than thirty years, takes readers on a fascinating, behind-the-scenes tour of Capitol Hill, pointing out the key players, explaining their behavior, and translating parliamentary language into plain English. No mere civics lesson, this eye-opening book provides an insider's perspective on Congress"-- Provided by publisher.
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|Subject:||United States. Congress.