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Richard Milhous Nixon the rise of an American politician by Morris, Roger

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • California


  • Nixon, Richard M. 1913-,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953,
  • California -- Politics and government -- 1850-1950

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 869-969).

StatementRoger Morris.
LC ClassificationsE856 .M67 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 1005 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages1005
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2189177M
ISBN 100805011218
LC Control Number89007451

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