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Congressional History

from the editor

Exploring Congressional History, by Richard Allan Baker
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historiography

Congressional History: A Literature Review,
by Kenneth Kato and Elizabeth Rybicki
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essays

The Rise and Fall of the New Deal Congress, 1933–1945,
by Patrick J. Maney
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What Makes a Successful Congressional Investigation?,
by Donald A. Ritchie
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Kings of the Hill: The Speakers of the United States House of Representatives,
by Raymond W. Smock
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A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates on the Internet,
by Emily Lind Baker
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Using the Records of Congress in the Classroom,
by Richard Hunt
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lesson plans

Relief, Recovery, Reform: The New Deal Congressional Reaction to the Great Depression,
by Rita G. Koman
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Investigating the Watergate Scandal,
by Donald A. Ritchie
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The House Gag Rule Debate: A Wedge Dividing North and South,
by Richard P. Kollen
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educational resources

Personality Profiles from the First Federal Congress,
by Charlene Bangs Bickford and William C. diGiacomantonio
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Congressional History: An ERIC/ChESS Sample,
by Matthew Paris
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on teaching

Teaching the American Civil War in the Twenty-First Century,
by William F. Mugleston
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dialogue

Keeping a Perspective on Computer Technology,
by Jonathan Bassett
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history headlines

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