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Walch, Timothy 1947-

Overview
Works: 76 works in 163 publications in 2 languages and 7,531 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Church history  Handbooks and manuals  Local history  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Juvenile works  Case studies  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: LC501, B
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Most widely held works by Timothy Walch
A Modern archives reader : basic readings on archival theory and practice by Maygene F Daniels( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archives & manuscripts by Timothy Walch( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parish school : American Catholic parochial education from colonial times to the present by Timothy Walch( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first historical study of American Catholic education in 25 years, Parish School tells the dramatic story of a social institution that has ingeniously adapted itself to almost constant change without abandoning its basic goals of preserving the religious faith of Catholic children and preparing them for productive roles in American society
At the President's side : the vice presidency in the twentieth century( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essays in this book trace the evolution of the vice presidency in the twentieth century from Theodore Roosevelt to Dan Quayle. The first five chapters tell the stories of a colorful collection of the men chosen because of their native states or their political acumen, but not their leadership abilities. The next four chapters form a mosaic of tragedy. Richard Nixon rose from the vice presidency to the presidency only to be forced from office. Lyndon Johnson's tenure ended unhappily because of the prolonged fighting in Vietnam. Hubert Humphrey was humiliated as vice president by a man who should have known better. And Spiro Agnew was rousted from the office by petty greed. The following four chapters tell the story of a new vice presidency. Nelson Rockefeller, Walter Mondale, George Bush, and Dan Quayle redefined the job that not many people wanted but that few could refuse. In a particularly valuable essay. Quayle reflects on the checkered past of his predecessors, gives credit to Walter Mondale for rehabilitating the vice presidency, and tells of his working relationship with George Bush - offering a unique glimpse of an office that is quickly becoming the second most powerful in the nation. Addressing the future of the office, Richard E. Neustadt provides a detailed analysis of the nucleus of vice presidential power - proximity to the president. To whit, we have Neustadt's maxim: "The power and influence of a vice president is inversely proportional to the political distance between that vice president and his president. The greater the distance the less the power."
Catholicism in America : a social history by Timothy Walch( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our family, our town : essays on family and local history sources in the National Archives by États-Unis( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book "is a collaborative effort that includes contributions from many archivists and researchers at the National Archives. The origins of the volume go back to the late 1970's, when the Education Branch of the Office of Public Programs began an effort to encourage wider use of the substantial family and local history materials in the National Archives."--Pref
Pope John XXIII by Timothy Walch( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in Chinese and English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the religious leader who made his mark as Pope by calling the Second Vatican Council and by exploring the problems of peace among nations
Immigrant America : European ethnicity in the United States by Timothy Walch( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope John Paul II by Timothy Walch( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in Chinese and English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of this active, courageous pope, who fought in the Resistance during World War II, and of his controversial stands on many of today's key issues
American educational history : a guide to information sources by Michael W Sedlak( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farewell to the chief : former presidents in American public life by Richard Norton Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt : a documentary history( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncommon Americans : the lives and legacies of Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover by Timothy Walch( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first joint biography of the Hoovers will reshape Herbert Hoover's image as a man who did little more than sit in the White House while the country suffered. Both Hoovers were dynamic, uncommon Americans who made enormous contributions to mankind, before, during, and after the presidency. Walch, Director of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, brings together contributions from leading scholars who have conducted extensive research into the lives of this extraordinary couple, placing them in a national and international context. He hopes to entice more historians to delve into the int
Guardian of heritage : essays on the history of the National Archives by Timothy Walch( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early American Catholicism, 1634-1820 : selected historical essays( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverse origins of American Catholic education : Chicago, Milwaukee, and the nation by Timothy Walch( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbert Hoover and Harry S. Truman : a documentary history( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbert Hoover and Dwight D. Eisenhower : a documentary history by Timothy Walch( Book )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume offers core selections from and analysis of primary source materials documenting the uneasy collaboration between two iconic Republican US presidents, Herbert Hoover and Dwight Eisenhower. Given their shared conservative philosophy and similar criticisms of the bloated excesses of the New Deal, one might assume that the two men had a warm relationship, but their interactions were overwhelmingly formal and exhibited little in the way of collegiality and warmth. Nonetheless, they found ample opportunity to work together in common cause in the years after World War II, and discussed much of contemporary relevance, from the contentious 1952 Republican nomination fight to the establishment of the second Hoover Commission to reorganize the Executive Branch to Hoover's last official assignment on behalf of the US as representative to the 1958 World's Fair. Included here are letters, reports, and telegrams that the two men sent directly to one another; diary entries and memoranda that document their meetings; relevant passages from speeches and press commentary; and candid comments that the two men made about each other in letters to friends and associates." -- Publisher's website
Urban Catholic education : the best of times, the worst of times( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban Catholic education : tales of twelve American cities( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traces the history of Catholic schooling in twelve urban areas of the United States"--Provided by publisher
 
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Alternative Names
Hua'erci, Timoxi.

Walch, Timothy

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Parish school : American Catholic parochial education from colonial times to the presentAt the President's side : the vice presidency in the twentieth centuryOur family, our town : essays on family and local history sources in the National ArchivesImmigrant America : European ethnicity in the United StatesHerbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt : a documentary historyUncommon Americans : the lives and legacies of Herbert and Lou Henry HooverUrban Catholic education : tales of twelve American cities