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State legislative systems by Wilder Crane

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Legislative bodies -- United States,
  • State governments -- United States

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Statement[by] Wilder Crane, Jr. [and] Meredith W. Watts, Jr.
SeriesFoundations of State and local government series
ContributionsWatts, Meredith W., joint author.
LC ClassificationsJK2488 .C7
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 118 p.
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5608452M
LC Control Number68015907

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