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Published by Ginn-Blaisdell in Waltham, Mass .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Teapot Dome Scandal, 1921-1924.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1921-1923.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1923-1929.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementEdited by John L. Shover.
SeriesPrimary sources in American history
LC ClassificationsE784 .S5
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5696348M
LC Control Number70094109

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