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When no majority rules

the electoral college and presidential succession

by Michael J. Glennon

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Published by Congressional Quarterly in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Electoral college -- United States,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Election

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-156) and index.

      StatementMichael J. Glennon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK529 .G58 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 162 p. ;
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1735321M
      ISBN 100871878755
      LC Control Number92040267

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