Modern parliamentary practices
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Published by Burgess Pub. Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English


  • Parliamentary practice

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Edition Notes

Statementby Wayne E. Hoogestraat [and] Donald E. Sikkink.
ContributionsSikkink, Donald E., joint author.
LC ClassificationsJF515 .H76
The Physical Object
Pagination81 p.
Number of Pages81
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5878509M
LC Control Number63008917

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