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Author Cogan, Doloris Coulter, author

Title We fought the Navy and won : Guam's quest for democracy : a personal memoir / Doloris Coulter Cogan
Published Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 244 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Cogan, Doloris Coulter.
Collier, John, 1884-1968.
United States. Navy -- History -- 20th century.
Democracy -- Guam -- History -- 20th century.
Journalists -- United States -- Biography.
Representative government and representation -- Guam -- History -- 20th century.
Guam -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements.
Guam -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Guam -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Guam.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0824865553 (electronic bk.)
1435666399 (electronic bk.)
9780824865559 (electronic bk.)
9781435666399 (electronic bk.)
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