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Tarr, David R. 1937-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 57 publications in 1 language and 2,990 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Directories 
Roles: Editor, Author, Publishing director, Other
Classifications: JK1967, 324.973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David R Tarr
Congress A to Z( Book )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers nontechnical explanations of congressional operations, as well as background on the development of the modern Congress. Provides information on such subjects as the legislative process and the congressional committee system. Also includes profiles of individual committees and short biographies of important members of Congress, past and present
Congress and the nation( )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicling the highly partisan and polarized environment during the historic first term of President Barak Obama, Congress and the Nation 2009-2012 is the most authoritative reference on congressional law-making and trends during the 111th and 112th Congresses. It covers the shift in partisan control of the U.S. House after the 2010 midterm election and the subsequent gridlock for lawmaking in the 112th Congress, stimulus spending in the wake of the financial crisis, controversial reform of the U.S. healthcare system, showdowns over raising the national debt ceiling, and much more
Congressional Quarterly's guide to U.S. elections( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elections A to Z by David R Tarr( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title explains how campaigns and elections, the hallmark of any democracy, are conducted in the United States. Entries range from short definitions of terms like 'front-runner' to in-depth essays exploring vital aspects such as the right to vote turnout trends, and the history and current state of House Senate, and presidential elections
Congressional quarterly's Guide to U.S. elections( )

in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to U.S. elections by CQ Press( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In volume 1, part 1 examines the evolution of the US electoral system and includes material on the franchise and voting rights. It also explores the impact of major post-World War II political issues. Part 2 examines the evolution of campaign finance, traces the development of political parties, profiles major and minor parties, and discusses the historical significance of southern primaries. Part 3 features an overview and chronology of presidential elections along with information and data on presidential primaries, nominating conventions, popular and electoral voting and the Electoral College. In volume 2, part 4 opens with an overview of Congress, followed by a history of elections for the House of Representatives, and examination of reapportionment and redistricting, and detailed general election returns for House races since 1824. Part 4 also includes a history of service since 1789, Senate general election returns since 1913, and Senate primary election returns since 1920. Part 5 presents a history of gubernatorial elections, a list of governors and their terms of service since 1776, gubernatorial general election returns since 1776, and gubernatorial primary election returns since 1919. Volume 2 concludes with key reference materials, including primary sources documents and data tables, a selected bibliography, and six indexes for locating general or candidate-specific information. Revised and expanded by a team of expert writers and scholars, this renowned reference remains the definitive source for information US elections
Congress A to Z( )

in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress A-Z( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The middle east : sixth edition( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CQ's American government A to Z series( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congress and the Nation 2009-2012 by David R Tarr( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to U.S. elections( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congressional Quarterly's Guide to U.S. elections by inc Congressional Quarterly( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Congressional quarterly's guide to US elections( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vol. 2( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Congressional quarterly's guide to US elections( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Vol. 1( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inside Congress : timely reports to keep journalists, scholars, and the public abreast of developing issues, events, and trends by inc Congressional Quarterly( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CQ's encyclopedia of American government : a ready reference encyclopedia. [Vol. 1] Congress A to Z( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Congressional Quarterly's guide to U.S. electionsElections A to ZGuide to U.S. electionsCongress A-ZCQ's American government A to Z seriesCongressional Quarterly's Guide to U.S. electionsCongressional quarterly's guide to US electionsVol. 2
Alternative Names
Tarr, Dave 1937-

Tarr, David.

Languages
English (57)