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Pac.E183.8.G86C64 2008
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TITLE: We fought the Navy and won : Guam’s quest for democracy : a personal memoir / Doloris Coulter Cogan.
AUTHOR: Cogan, Doloris Coulter.
PUBLISHED: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2008.
DESCRIPTION: xv, 244 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
NOTES: "A Latitude 20 book."
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references and index.
NOTES: 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; Appendix 11: "Ickes' column on the nuclear bomb test in Bikini" (September 26, 1947).
SUBJECT: Guam --Relations--United States.
SUBJECT: United States--Relations--Guam.
SUBJECT: Guam--History--Autonomy and independence movements.
SUBJECT: Guam--Politics and government--20th century.
SUBJECT: Democracy--Guam--History--20th century.
SUBJECT: Representative government and representation--Guam--History--20th century.
SUBJECT: United States. Navy --History --20th century.
SUBJECT: Collier, John, 1884-1968.
SUBJECT: Cogan, Doloris Coulter.
SUBJECT: Journalists--United States --Biography.

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