Manual of Government Offices : Containing a List of All the Offices Both at Home and Abroad, Within the Gift of the Federal Government, from the Highest to the Lowest, Which Are Filled by Appointment from the President of the United States, or by Authority
Excerpt from Manual of Government Offices: Containing a List of All the Offices Both at Home and Abroad, Within the Gift of the Federal Government, From the Highest to the Lowest, Which Are Filled by Appointment From the President of the United States, or by Authority of Congress Office, with its honors and perquisites, is not, in this country, the subject of inheritance, nor of purchase, as it'is to a great extent in most other countries. Capability and integrity are with us the prime qualifications for official promotion. Social position, wealth, ancestry, are not the ac knowledged considerations these have little or no weight in deter mining the success 'of competitors in the contest for public honors. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 150 pages
- 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
- 04 Mar 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 292 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white