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This is Congress

Roland Young

This is Congress

by Roland Young

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Published by A. A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical foot-notes.

    Statementby Roland Young.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. ., [v]-xiv p., 1 ., 267, vi p., 1 .
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22904675M

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