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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • La Follette, Robert M. 1855-1925.,
  • United States. Congress -- Biography.,
  • Progressivism (United States politics),
  • Legislators -- United States -- Biography.,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid P. Thelen ; edited by Oscar Handlin.
ContributionsHandlin, Oscar, 1915-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE664.L16 T52 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination211 p. ;
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2550518M
ISBN 100299106446
LC Control Number85040844
OCLC/WorldCa13011036

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