Group representation before Congress by Pendleton Herring

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Statementby Pendleton Herring
SeriesBrookings Institution. Institute for Government Research. Studies in administration -- no. 22, Studies in administration (Washington, D.C.) -- no. 22
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 309 p.
Number of Pages309
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Open LibraryOL14795083M
LC Control Number29006686

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