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Includes bibliographical references (p. -325) and index.
|Statement||Wyatt C. Wells.|
|Series||Columbia studies in contemporary American history|
|LC Classifications||HG2563 .W363 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 334 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||334|
|LC Control Number||94008905|
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