American Indian tribal autonomy and American society in the 1980"s a bibliography by Tim J. Watts

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StatementTim J. Watts.
SeriesPublic administration series--bibliography,, P 2554
LC ClassificationsKF8201.A1 W37 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2246302M
ISBN 100792000242
LC Control Number89120761

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