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In our own interest

Smith, Dorothy

In our own interest

a handbook for the citizen lobbyist in State legislatures

by Smith, Dorothy

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Published by Madrona Publishers in Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lobbying -- United States -- States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementDorothy Smith.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2498 .S63
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 137 p. ;
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4723121M
      ISBN 100914842331
      LC Control Number78010625
      OCLC/WorldCa4496096

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