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Local politics

governing at the grassroots
  • 382 Pages
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Wadsworth Pub. Co. , Belmont, Calif
Local government -- United St

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StatementTerry Christensen.
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LC ClassificationsJS331 .C53 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 382 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1091618M
ISBN 100534133320
LC Control Number94015912

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