Sectional biases in Congress on foreign policy.

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Johns Hopkins Press , Baltimore
United States. -- Congress, Sectionalism (U.S.), United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th ce
SeriesJohns Hopkins University studies in historical and political science -- ser. 68, no. 3
LC ClassificationsHF3620A5 B35
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18737925M

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