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Politics, position, and power

Harold Seidman

Politics, position, and power

the dynamics of Federal organization

by Harold Seidman

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarold Seidman.
      LC ClassificationsJK421 .S44 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 367 p. ;
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4411732M
      ISBN 100195026586, 0195026594
      LC Control Number79015319

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