Table of contents for Completing the union : Alaska, Hawai'i, and the battle for statehood / John S. Whitehead.

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Table of Contents
Acknowledgments	000
List of Maps	000
Introduction: Apathy and Ecstasy	000
Part I
Far-off and Distant Territories: Alaska and Hawai'i on the Eve of World War II	000
Chapter 1 Hawai'i: A Gibraltar Worth Defending?	000
Chapter 2 Alaska: A Land without People	000
Illustrations	000
Part II
And the War Came: World War II in the Territories, 1941-1945	000
Chapter 3 World War II and the Transformation of Hawai'I	000
Chapter 4 World War II and the Creation of Modern Alaska	000
Illustrations	000
Part III
And the War Came Again: Statehood and the Cold War in Alaska and Hawai'i, 1946-1956	000
Chapter 5 The Cold War Stymies Hawai'i as the Forty-ninth State, 1946-1950	000
Chapter 6 The Continuing Transformation of Hawai'i, 1950-1956	000
Chapter 7 The Cold War Activates Alaska, 1946-1954	000
Chapter 8 The Alaska Legends: The Constitutional Convention and the Tennessee Plan, 1955-1956	000
Illustrations	000
Part IV
The Needle and the Thread: Alaska and Hawai'i Complete the Union, 1957-1959	000
Chapter 9 We're In: Alaska Takes the Lead as the Forty-Ninth State, 1957-1959	000
Chapter 10 The Last Territorial Delegate and the Admission of Hawai'i, 1957-1959	000
Illustrations	000
Epilogue: The Legacy of the Fifty-Star Flag	000
Journey's End: A Personal Note	000
Notes	000
A Guide to Sources and Orthography	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Alaska -- Politics and government -- 1867-1959.
Hawaii -- Politics and government -- 1900-1959.
Constitutional history -- Alaska.
Constitutional history -- Hawaii.
Statehood (American politics).