Political assessments. by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Reform in the Civil Service

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  • Civil service,
  • Political parties

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Other titlesPolitical assessments in relation to reform in civil service
SeriesH.rp.2006
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FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 p.
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