Southern politics in state and nation

[by] V.O. Key Jr., with the assistance of Alexander Heard. by Valdimer Orlando Key

Publisher: Vintage Books in New York

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SeriesCaravelle edition -- V-510
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Paginationxxiv, 675, xiv p. illus. ;
Number of Pages675
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