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How the U.S. Senate works

H. Paul Jeffers

How the U.S. Senate works

the ABM debate

by H. Paul Jeffers

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Congress. Senate -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Congress. Senate.,
    • Air defenses -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Antimissile missiles -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Antimissile missiles.

    • About the Edition

      Using the ABM debate as an example, recounts in detail the workings of the Senate and the process of law enactment.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 93.

      Statementby H. Paul Jeffers. Introd. by Mike Mansfield. Illus. by Ronald Dorfman.
      ContributionsDorfman, Ronald, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG633 .J42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination95 p.
      Number of Pages95
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5701237M
      LC Control Number70126175

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