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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Carolina,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Ervin, Sam J. 1896-1985 -- Anecdotes,
  • United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Anecdotes,
  • North Carolina -- Politics and government -- Anecdotes,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989 -- Anecdotes

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementSam J. Ervin, Jr.
GenreAnecdotes.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE748.E93 A34 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3165103M
ISBN 100807815667
LC Control Number83007045

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