ALA Notable Government Documents

ALA Notable Government Documents

Browse "the best of the best" Federal Government publications as chosen by leading librarians of the Notable Documents Panel of the American Libraries Association (ALA) Government Documents Round Table (GODORT) Publications Committee.

Each year, the ALA GODORT Notable Documents Panel selects what it considers to be the most “Notable Government Documents” published during the previous year by Federal, state, and local governments and includes the list of winners in its prestigious Library Journal (LJ).  Typically, many of the Federal publications it picks are available through the Government Printing Office's U.S. Government Online Bookstore.

Known as "the most trusted and respected publication for the library community," LJ provides groundbreaking features and analytical news reports covering technology, management, policy and other professional concerns to public, academic and institutional libraries. Its hefty reviews sections evaluate 8000+ reviews annually of books, ebooks, audiobooks, videos/DVDs, databases, systems and websites."

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U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Atlanta and Savannah Campaigns, 1864

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Atlanta and Savannah Campaigns, 1864

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00582-4 ISBN: 9780160926501

The Atlanta and Savannah Campaigns, 1864, by J. Britt McCarley covers the military operations in northern Georgia involving the Union army group led by Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman and the Confederate Army of Tennessee commanded by...

Price: $10.00
U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: Mississippi and Tennessee

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: Mississippi and Tennessee

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00580-8 ISBN: 9780160926303

Series Title: The U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War

The Campaigns in Mississippi and Tennessee, February–December 1864, by Derek W. Frisby, begins with an examination of Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman's Meridian Expedition, often called a...

Price: $8.00
Report of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Committee Study of the Cen

The United States Senate Intelligence Committee Report on CIA Defense and Interrogation Program has the official title -- Report of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency’s...

Price: $29.00
The Shenandoah Valley Campaign, March-November 1864 -US Army Civil War Campaigns

The Shenandoah Valley Campaign, March-November 1864

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center for Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00570-1 ISBN: 9780160924330

The Shenandoah Valley Campaign, March–November 1864, by Raymond K. Bluhm Jr., covers Union and Confederate military operations in the Shenandoah Valley region of southwestern Virginia, and in Maryland and Washington, D.C., during the...

Price: $7.00
U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 184

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 1845-1860

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00539-5 ISBN:

 

The Regular Army Before the Civil War, 1845–1860, and is part of the U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War series. This short study covers the fifteen years preceding the outbreak of the Civil War, to include the Mexican War; conflicts...

Price: $7.00
U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Overland Campaign, May 4-June 15

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Overland Campaign, May 4-June 15 1864

By: Defense Dept., Army, Center of Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00571-9 ISBN: 9780160925177

In the spring of 1864, the Civil War's two legendary military leaders, Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee, confronted each other on the battlefield for the first time. Part of the U.S. Army's commemorative series of the Civil War, The Overland...

Price: $10.00
Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication

Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of Communications, Public Outreach Division, History Program Office

GPO Stock # 033-000-01368-0 ISBN: 9781626830134

Addressing a field that has been dominated by astronomers, physicists, engineers, and computer scientists, the contributors to this collection raise questions that may have been overlooked by physical scientists about the ease of establishing...

Price: $47.00
Global Warming; Climate Change; Extreme Weather

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (High Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00013-7 ISBN: 9780160924279

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

Price: $0.00
 The Civil War in the Western Theater, 1862

U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Civil War in the Western Theater, 1862

By: Defense Deept., Army. Center for Military History

GPO Stock # 008-029-00567-1 ISBN: 9780160923166

The U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War series examines the campaigns and battles that occurred during 1862 in the vast region between the Appalachian Mountains in the east and the Mississippi River in the west, and from the Ohio River in the...

Price: $10.00
Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Cl

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)

By: US Global Change Research Program

GPO Stock # 003-300-00012-9 ISBN: 9780160924033

This book presents the major findings and selected highlights from Climate Change Impacts in the United States, the third National Climate Assessment. The National Climate Assessment assesses the science of climate change and its impacts across...

Price: $0.00
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