The dream of deliverance in American politics by Mona Harrington

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .

Written in English

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  • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

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Other titlesDeliverance in American politics.
StatementMona Harrington.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE743 .H275 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 308 p. ;
Number of Pages308
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Open LibraryOL2538832M
ISBN 100394549732
LC Control Number85019799

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