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American Senate.

Lindsay Rogers

American Senate.

by Lindsay Rogers

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

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress. Senate.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1913-1921.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1923-1929.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1161 .R6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 285 p.
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6692706M
      LC Control Number26015827
      OCLC/WorldCa499565

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American Senate by Lindsay Rogers Download PDF EPUB FB2

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An exceptional book for those interested in learning a little of the American Senate with feeling as though you were back in the class room.

Easy to read and easy to understand. I would recommend this book to every American. It gives the reader a better understanding of the inertia of the Senate /5. Jason M. Roberts is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

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