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The new politics of old values

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University Press of New England , Hanover
Reagan, Ronald, Values -- Political aspects -- United States, Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1980, Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1984, Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1988, United States -- Politics and government -- 1981

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StatementJohn Kenneth White.
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LC ClassificationsE877.2 .W48 1988b
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 254 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL2215239M
ISBN 100874515084
LC Control Number89038378

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