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Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-178) and index.
|Statement||Roy Jenkins ; completed with the assistance of Richard E. Neustadt.|
|Series||The American presidents series, American presidents series (Times Books (Firm))|
|Contributions||Neustadt, Richard E.|
|LC Classifications||E807 .J46 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 186 p. :|
|Number of Pages||186|
|LC Control Number||2003051136|
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