Comparative political problems: Britain, United States, and Canada

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Great Britain -- Politics and government., United States -- Politics and government., Canada -- Politics and govern

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Statement[edited by] John E. Kersell [and] Marshall W. Conley.
ContributionsConley, Marshall William, joint comp.
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LC ClassificationsJN234 1968 .K47
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Pagination261 p.
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Comparative Political Problems: Britain, United States, and Canada Hardcover – January 1, by editors Kersell, John E. & M. Conley (Author) See all Author: editors Kersell, John E. & M. Conley. Comparative political problems: Britain, United States, and Canada.

[Scarborough, Ontario] Prentice-Hall of Canada [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John E Kersell; Marshall William Conley.

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