3 edition of performance of American Government: checks and minuses found in the catalog.
performance of American Government: checks and minuses
Gerald M. Pomper
Bibliography: p. 357.
|Statement||[by] Gerald M. Pomper [and others]|
|LC Classifications||JK271 .P58|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 372 p.|
|Number of Pages||372|
|LC Control Number||71163607|
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