blood, sweat, and tears of political victory-- and defeat

by R. R. Greive

Publisher: University Press of America in Lanham, MD

Written in English
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  • Politics, Practical -- United States.,
  • Campaign management -- United States.,
  • Political campaigns -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [594]-631).

StatementR.R. Bob Greive.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK1726 .G74 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 631 p. :
Number of Pages631
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL971286M
ISBN 100761803610
LC Control Number96008060

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Winston Churchill/Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat Page 2 I considered it in the public interest to suggest that the House should be summoned to meet today.

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