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Modernizing Our State Legislature

A.E. Buck

Modernizing Our State Legislature

by A.E. Buck

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Published by American Academy of Political and Social Science in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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ContributionsAmerican Academy of Political and Social Science
The Physical Object
Pagination45 cm.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26622271M

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