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Congressman, his work as he sees it

Charles L. Clapp

Congressman, his work as he sees it

by Charles L. Clapp

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress.,
    • Legislators -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Charles L. Clapp.
      ContributionsBrookings Institution.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1021 .C55 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 452 p. ;
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4423908M
      ISBN 100313222967
      LC Control Number79028559

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