Jimmy Carter as president

leadership and the politics of the public good by Erwin C. Hargrove

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge

Written in English
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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Carter, Jimmy, 1924-,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1977-1981

Edition Notes

StatementErwin C. Hargrove.
SeriesMiller Center series on the American presidency
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE873 .H36 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 211 p. ;
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2045068M
ISBN 100807114995
LC Control Number88022051

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