President McGovern"s first term by Nicholas Max

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • McGovern, George S. 1922- -- Fiction.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Fiction.

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Book details

Statementby Nicholas Max.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.M4594 Pr, PS3563.A894 Pr
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5311392M
ISBN 100385042124
LC Control Number72095745

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