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Outlawing the spoils

Ari Arthur Hoogenboom

Outlawing the spoils

a history of the civil service reform movement, 1865-1883.

by Ari Arthur Hoogenboom

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil service reform -- United States,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK686 .H7 1961
      The Physical Object
      Pagination306 p.
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5820470M
      LC Control Number61006537

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