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The American presidency

a very short introduction
  • 178 Pages
  • 2.40 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Presidents, Präsidiales Regierungssystem, Executive
StatementCharles O. Jones
SeriesVery short introductions -- 165, Very short introductions -- 165.
LC ClassificationsJK516 .J636 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 178 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24960811M
ISBN 100195307011, 0195306090
ISBN 139780195307016, 9780195306095
LC Control Number2006031314

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