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Thirty minutes of Senate history

Richard A. Baker

Thirty minutes of Senate history

a series of thirty "historical minutes" presented to the Senate Democratic Conference, February-November 1997

by Richard A. Baker

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Published by Office of the Secretary of the Senate in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress. -- Senate -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Richard A. Baker
    SeriesS. pub -- 105-33
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Office of the Secretary
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[62] p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13622431M
    OCLC/WorldCa38328670

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