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Before Watergate Problems of Corruption in American Society, No. 4 by Eisenstadt Abraham S.

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Published by University Press of America .
Written in English


  • Political Process - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Practical Politics,
  • Politics / Current Events

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9853970M
ISBN 100819155624
ISBN 109780819155627

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