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Washington"s hidden tragedy

the failure to make government work

by Frederic V. Malek

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementFrederic V. Malek.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK421 .M34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 292 p. ;
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4549952M
      ISBN 100029197902
      LC Control Number77018430
      OCLC/WorldCa3650884

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        Fla. Lawmakers Apologize to Family of "Groveland Four," Black Men Falsely Accused of Rape in - Duration: Democracy Now! 24, views.   Washington had to fight the British once again, but that is not the story in _Washington's Secret War: The Hidden History of Valley Forge_ (Smithsonian Books / Collins) by Thomas Fleming. The war Washington had to wage while in retreat was not against the British, but against the good guys, well known founding fathers like Sam and John Adams 5/5(5).


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