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Corrupt and contented

Howard F. Gillette

Corrupt and contented

Philadelphias political machine, 1865-1887

by Howard F. Gillette

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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor, Michigan .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A dissertation presented to the Faculty of the Graduate School of Yale University in candidacy for the degree of Doctor in Philosophy.

The Physical Object
FormatMicrofilm
Pagination1 reel
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21088087M

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