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The politics of democracy

Pendleton Herring

The politics of democracy

American parties in action

by Pendleton Herring

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Political parties,
  • Practical Politics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPendleton Herring. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK2265 .H47 1965
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 468 p. :
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26567578M


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