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Louis Johnson and the arming of America

the Roosevelt and Truman years

by Keith D. McFarland

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Johnson, Louis Arthur, 1891-1966.,
    • Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945.,
    • Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.,
    • United States. Dept. of Defense -- Biography.,
    • Cabinet officers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.,
    • United States -- Military policy.,
    • United States -- Defenses -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-435) and index.

      StatementKeith D. Mcfarland and David L. Roll.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsRoll, David L. 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE748.J738 M38 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 452 p. :
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3392505M
      ISBN 100253346266
      LC Control Number2005001853

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