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Published by Macmillan Reference USA in New York, NY .
Written in English

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  • Law -- United States -- Encyclopedias

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About the Edition

An illustrated encyclopedia of congressional acts from the earliest days of the American republic up through recent years.

Edition Notes

Other titlesGale virtual reference library.
StatementBrian K. Landsberg, editor in chief.
GenreEncyclopedias.
ContributionsLandsberg, Brian K., Gale Group.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF154 .M35 2004eb
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14440951M
ISBN 100028659090
OCLC/WorldCa55969978

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