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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • United States.


  • Presidents -- United States -- Press conferences.,
  • Government and the press -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementElmer E. Cornwell, Jr.
LC ClassificationsJK518 .C63 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4724333M
ISBN 100313210764
LC Control Number78011946

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