American federal government

by Max Beloff

Publisher: Oxford U.P. in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 247 Downloads: 751
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  • United States -- Politics and government.
  • Edition Notes

    StatementMax Beloff.
    SeriesHome university library of modern knowledge -- 241
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,247p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13946249M

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