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The social background of political decision-makers.

Donald R. Matthews

The social background of political decision-makers.

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statesmen,
  • Statesmen, American

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesStudies in political science, PS 8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23368222M

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