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Senatorial privilege

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Published by Forge in New York .
Written in English



  • Washington (D.C.)


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  • Women detectives -- Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction.,
  • Washington (D.C.) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementE.J. Gorman.
LC ClassificationsPS3557.O759 S35 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination382 p.
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL667585M
ISBN 100312857780
LC Control Number97013324

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