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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Michael Burgan.|
|Series||We the people, We the people (Series) (Compass Point Books)|
|LC Classifications||E475.55 .B84 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2005002473|
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