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Vice presidents

a biographical dictionary

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Published by Facts On File in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Vice-Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-488) and index.

      Statementedited by L. Edward Purcell.
      GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
      ContributionsPurcell, L. Edward.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.49 .V52 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 504 p. :
      Number of Pages504
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3420370M
      ISBN 100816057400
      LC Control Number2005040013


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