xxi:"Oh? And when the last law was down . . .": Robert Bolt, A Man for All Seasons ( New York, 1962), Act I, p. 38.
3:"the American monarchy": George E. Reedy, The Twilight of the Presidency ( New York and Cleveland, 1970), p. 3.
6:an unnecessary U.S. response: U.S. Senate, Committee on Foreign Relations, Hearings before the Subcommittee on Arms Control, International Law and Organization, 91st Congress, 2nd session ( May 28, 1970), p. 396.
6:". . . Secretary of Defense McNamara's recommendation ibid.
8:. . . To withdraw from Vietnam Stephen Vizinczey, The Rules of Chaos ( New York, 1969), p. 71.
9:would have to give up . . .: ibid., p. 72.
12:made possible the North Atlantic Treaty: Dean Acheson, Present at the Creation ( New York, 1969), p. 266.
12:All too often . . .: ibid.
15:"my country has, in its wisdom John Adams, Letters of John Adams Addressed to His Wife, ed. by Charles Francis Adams ( Boston, 1841), Vol. II, p. 133, letter of December 19, 1793, to Abigail Adams.
15:"and I am content with this . . .": Daniel Webster, The Writings and Speeches of Daniel Webster, ed. by Fletcher Webster ( Boston, 1903), Vol. XVIII, p. 270, letter of February 14, 1848, to Mrs. J. W. Appleton.
15: "ivrybody runs away . . .": Finley Peter Dunne, Dissertations by Mr. Dooley ( New York, 1906), p. 115.
15: "hollow shell . . .": Richard M. Nixon, "The Second Choice," in The 1964 World Book Year Book ( Chicago, 1964), p. 80.
15: "has been objected to as superfluous . . .": Alexander Hamilton, James Madison , and John Jay, The Federalist Papers, No. 68.
16: "If you give me a week . . .": Public Papers of the Presidents: Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960-61 ( Washington, 1961), p. 658, news conference of August 24, 1960.
18: "The second office of the government . . .": Thomas Jefferson, The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, ed. by Andrew A. Lipscomb ( Washington, 1903), Vol. IX, p. 381, letter of May 13, 1797, to Elbridge Gerry.
18: "philosophical evenings . . .": ibid., p. 374, letter of January 22, 1797, to Dr. Benjamin Rush.
19: "Republican 'do-nothing' 80th Congress": Public Papers of the Presidents: Harry S. Truman, 1948 ( Washington, 1964), pp. 518 and 573,
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Publication information: Book title: The Hard Years:A Look at Contemporary America and American Institutions. Contributors: Eugene J. McCarthy - Author. Publisher: Viking Press. Place of publication: New York. Publication year: 1975. Page number: 215.
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