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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English


  • Clinton, Bill, -- 1946-,
  • Presidents -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Executive power -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1993-2001

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-214) and index.

Statementedited by David Gray Adler and Michael A. Genovese ; foreword by Thomas E. Cronin.
ContributionsAdler, David Gray, 1954-, Genovese, Michael A.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15535427M
ISBN 100700611932, 0700611940
LC Control Number2002001897

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