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Wishy, Bernard W. 1925-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 5,211 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Military history  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: JA84.U5, 320.510973
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Most widely held works by Bernard W Wishy
Good-bye, Machiavelli government and American life by Bernard W Wishy ( )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the formation of the first American colony at Jamestown in 1607 through the Reagan "revolution" and beyond, Americans have struggled with two opposing dreams: unlimited growth and escape from big government. Bernard Wishy here provides the first comprehensive study of how we have alternately pursued, won, lost, debated, and reclaimed those dreams during almost four centuries of American life. Rich in deep historical and political insight and refreshingly nonpartisan, Good-bye, Machiavelli traces the distinctly American tension between government growth - in tandem with economic, demographic, and geographic expansion - and our contradictory distrust of such activity as hostile to free enterprise and the Jeffersonian ideal of minimal government
America's families : a documentary history ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains a collection of documents on the American family from colonial times to the present including letters, diaries, popular songs, advice manuals, laws and trial records, marriage contracts, and government investigations
The child and the Republic; the dawn of modern American child nurture by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Western World in the twentieth century; a source book from the contemporary civilization program in Columbia College, Columbia University by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
8 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This volume [supplements] ... the most recent (third) edition of Columbia's two source volumes, Introduction to contemporary civilization in the West."
Prefaces to liberty: selected writings by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the American people by Harry J Carman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prefaces to liberty : selected writings of John Stuart Mill by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
8 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the American people by Harry J Carman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the American people by Harry J Carman ( Book )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Images of the American child in the nineteenth century by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War, the American way by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despotism and democracy : the great modern contest by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"... a collection of ten short, highly readable essays about major themes in world history of the past century. ... The overarching motif is the spread of Western ideals and institutions over the globe after 1900 and the ensuing contests between democratic and despotic governments to control that world."--P. [4] of cover
The western world in the twentieth century by Bernard W Wishy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American perspectives ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the American people by Harry J Carman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A history of the United States. 1492-1865 by Harry J Carman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A history of the American people / Vol. 1-2 by Harry J Carman ( Book )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To 1877 by Harry J Carman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wishy, Bernard.
Wishy, Bernard, 1925-
Wishy, Bernard W.
Languages
English (82)
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