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1788
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1790

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1791

Go to Bill of Rights in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1792

Go to Washington, George in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1793
1794

Go to Whiskey Rebellion in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1796

Go to Cherokee in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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Go to Washington's Farewell Address in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government (1 ed.)

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Go to Adams, John (1735–1826) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1800
1801

Go to Jefferson, Thomas in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1803
1807
1808

Go to Madison, James (1751–1836) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1812
1813

Go to War of 1812 in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1814

Go to War of 1812 in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1815

Go to Jackson, Andrew (1767–1845) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1816

Go to Monroe, James (1758–1831) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1817
1818

Go to Oregon Boundary dispute (1843–46) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1819

Go to Florida in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Bank of the United States in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1820
1823

Go to Monroe Doctrine in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1824

Go to Republican Party (USA) in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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Go to Adams, John Quincy (1767–1848) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1828

Go to suffrage in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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1834

Go to Whig Party in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1836

Go to Texas in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Van Buren, Martin (1782–1862) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1840

Go to Harrison, William Henry (1773–1841) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1841

Go to Tyler, John (1790–1862) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1844

Go to Polk, James Knox in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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Go to Polk, James Knox in Oxford Dictionary of English (3 ed.)

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1846

Go to Oregon treaty (1846) in A Dictionary of British History (1 rev ed.)

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1848

Go to Taylor, Zachary (1784–1850) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1850

Go to Fillmore, Millard (1800–74) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1852

Go to Pierce, Franklin (1804–69) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1854

Go to Kansas–Nebraska Act (1854) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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Go to Gadsden Purchase (1853–54) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1856

Go to Buchanan, James (1791–1868) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1860

1861
1862

Go to Emancipation Proclamation in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1863

Go to Gettysburg Address in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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1864
1865

Go to Appomattox Court House in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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Go to Booth, John Wilkes in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1866

Go to O Captain! My Captain! in The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature (1 ed.)

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1867

Go to Seward's Folly in A New Dictionary of Eponyms (1 ed.)

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Go to Reconstruction Acts (1867–68) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1868

Go to Johnson, Andrew, impeachment trial of in The Oxford Companion to American Law (1 ed.)

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Go to Grant, Ulysses S. (1822–85) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1869

Go to Fifteenth Amendment (1870) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1871

Go to Enforcement Acts in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1876

Go to Hayes, Rutherford Birchard in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1877

Go to Compromise of 1877. in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1880

Go to Garfield, James Abram (1831–81) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1881

Go to Arthur, Chester Alan (1830–86) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1884

Go to Cleveland, Grover (1837–1908) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1888

Go to Harrison, Benjamin (1833–1901) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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1892

Go to Cleveland, Grover (1837–1908) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1896

Go to McKinley, William (b. 29 Jan. 1843) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1898


1900

Go to McKinley, William (b. 29 Jan. 1843) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1901

Go to McKinley, William (b. 29 Jan. 1843) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Roosevelt, Theodore (b. 27 Oct. 1858) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1903

Go to Guantanamo Bay in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1904

Go to Roosevelt, Theodore (b. 27 Oct. 1858) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Roosevelt Corollary (1904) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1905

Go to Portsmouth, Treaty of (1905) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1906

Go to Portsmouth, Treaty of (1905) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1907

Go to Roosevelt Corollary (1904) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Great White Fleet in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1908

Go to Taft, William Howard (b. 15 Sept. 1857) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1909

Go to Oval Office in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government (1 ed.)

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Go to Taft, William Howard (15 Sept. 1857) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1911
1912

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Go to Taft, William Howard (15 Sept. 1857) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Progressive Party of 1912–1924. in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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Go to Wilson, Thomas Woodrow (28 Dec. 1856) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1914

Go to Wilson, Thomas Woodrow (28 Dec. 1856) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1915

Go to Wilson, Woodrow (1856–1924) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1916

Go to Dominican Republic in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1917

Go to Prohibition in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Wilson, Thomas Woodrow (28 Dec. 1856) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1918

Go to Fourteen Points in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Max von Baden, Prinz (1867–1929) in The Oxford Companion to German Literature (3 ed.)

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Go to Armistice, 1918 in The Oxford Companion to Military History (1 ed.)

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1919

Go to Wilson, Thomas Woodrow (28 Dec. 1856) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Treaty of Versailles in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government (1 ed.)

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1920

Go to Volstead Act (1919) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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Go to Nineteenth Amendment. (1920) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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Go to Harding, Warren Gamaliel (2 Nov. 1865) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1921

Go to Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (30 Jan. 1882) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1922

Go to Teapot Dome Scandal in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1923

Go to Harding, Warren Gamaliel (2 Nov. 1865) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Coolidge, John Calvin (4 July 1872) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1924

Go to Coolidge, John Calvin (4 July 1872) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1927

Go to Coolidge, (John) Calvin (1872–1933) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1928

Go to Hoover, Herbert Clark (b. 10 Aug. 1874) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1930
1931

Go to Empire State Building. (1931) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1932

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Go to Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882–1945) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1933

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1936
1937

Go to Neutrality Acts in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to court-packing plan in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government (1 ed.)

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1940

1941

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Go to Four Freedoms in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Lend-Lease Act (Mar. 1941) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Pearl Harbor in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1942


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1943
1944

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1945

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Go to unconditional surrender in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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Go to Nuclear Weapons. in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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Go to Hiroshima in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Japan, surrender of in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military (1 ed.)

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1947

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Go to Truman Doctrine in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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1948

Go to Truman, Harry S (8 May 1884) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1951

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1952
1954

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1956
1957
1959
1960

Go to Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (b. 29 May 1917) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Vietcong in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1961

Go to Kennedy, Robert Francis (b. 20 Nov) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Peace Corps in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government (1 ed.)

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Go to Kennedy, John F. (1917–63) in A Dictionary of Space Exploration (3 ed.)

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1962

1963

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1964

Go to Civil Rights Acts in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Johnson, Lyndon B. (1908–1973) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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1965

Go to Vietnam War in The Oxford Companion to the Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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Go to Vietnam War in The Oxford Companion to the Politics of the World (2 ed.)

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Go to affirmative action in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1968

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Go to Kennedy, Robert (1925–1968) in The Oxford Companion to United States History (1 ed.)

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Go to Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913–1994) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1970

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1972

Go to Watergate Scandal in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Watergate Scandal in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913–1994) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1973

Go to Paris Peace Accords (27 Jan. 1973) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Vietnam War (1964–75) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Agnew, Spiro (9 Nov. 1918) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Ford, Gerald R(udolph) (1913–2006) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1974

Go to Watergate Scandal in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913–1994) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913–1994) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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Go to Ford, Gerald Rudolph (14 July 1913) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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Go to Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913–1994) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1975

Go to Saigon, fall of (30 Apr. 1975) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1976

Go to Carter, Jimmy (1924– ) in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (1 ed.)

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1977

Go to Panama Canal in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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1978
1979
1980

Go to Reagan, Ronald (6 Feb. 1911) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1981

Go to Reagan, Ronald Wilson (b. 6 Feb. 1911) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1982

Go to Iran–Contra Affair in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1983

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Go to Grenada in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1984

Go to Reagan, Ronald (6 Feb. 1911) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1985

Go to Iran–Contra Affair in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1986

Go to Libya in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Iran–Contra Affair in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1987

Go to Iran–Contra Affair in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1988

Go to Bush, George Herbert Walker (12 June 1924) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1989
1990

Go to Noriega Morena, Manuel Antonio (b. 1934) in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1991

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1992

Go to Clinton, William (Bill) Jefferson (19 Aug. 1946) in A Dictionary of Political Biography (1 rev ed.)

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1993

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1994

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1998

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Go to Lewinsky Affair in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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1999

Go to Clinton, Bill (1946) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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Go to Clinton, Bill (1946) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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2000

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2001

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Go to anthrax in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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Go to Bush, George W. (1946– ) in A Dictionary of World History (2 ed.)

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2002

Go to Guantanamo Bay in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History (3 ed.)

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2003

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2004

Go to Bush, George W. (1946) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.)

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2006

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2007

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2008

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2009

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Go to House of Representatives in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics (3 ed.)

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Go to Keynesian economics in A Dictionary of Sociology (3 rev ed.)

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2010

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Go to financial sector in A Dictionary of Economics (3 ed.)

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2011

Go to default in A Dictionary of Economics (3 ed.)

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