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Published by Garland Science .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Political parties,
  • United States,
  • U.S. Political Parties,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • History,
  • Politics and government

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Edition Notes

Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

The Physical Object
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8047490M
ISBN 100815316909
ISBN 109780815316909



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