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We fought the Navy and won : Guam's quest for democracy : a personal memoir /
Doloris Coulter Cogan.
imprint
Honolulu : University of Hawai¿i Press, c2008.
description
xv, 244 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
ISBN
082483089X (cloth), 0824832167 (paper), 9780824830892 (cloth), 9780824832162 (paper)
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imprint
Honolulu : University of Hawai¿i Press, c2008.
isbn
082483089X (cloth)
0824832167 (paper)
9780824830892 (cloth)
9780824832162 (paper)
contents note
Welcome to Guam -- The Institute of Ethnic Affairs -- Collier and Ickes kick off the battle -- To be or not to be a strategic trusteeship -- The Guam echo -- The fight for civilian government -- The press weighs in -- The Navy versus the Guamanians -- Rehabilitation of Guam begins -- F.B. Leon Guerrero goes to Washington -- Guam Assembly walkout spurs Congress -- Connie Barrett goes to Washington -- Truman decides by decree -- Skinner becomes first civilian governor -- The Organic Act becomes law -- Mission accomplished.
general note
"A Latitude 20 book."
catalogue key
6440765
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-233) and index.

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