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What a United States Congressman does. by Roy Hoopes

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Published by John Day Co. in New York .
Written in English



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  • United States. Congress. House -- Juvenile literature.,
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  • Legislators -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
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Defines the legislative function of the House of Representatives and describes the varied activities of seven Congressmen.

LC ClassificationsJK1319 .H66
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4467804M
LC Control Number79155014

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