Business and professional political action committees by George D. Webster

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Bibliography: p. 89-91.

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Statementby George D. Webster.
ContributionsChamber of Commerce of the United States of America. Association Dept.
LC ClassificationsJK1991 .W4
The Physical Object
Pagination117 p.
Number of Pages117
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Open LibraryOL5602260M
LC Control Number68008959

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