American Legislative Leaders in the South, 1911-1994 by James Roger Sharp,Nancy Weatherly Sharp,Kevin D.

By James Roger Sharp,Nancy Weatherly Sharp,Kevin D. Atwater,Gina Petonito,Charles F. Ritter,Jon L. Wakelyn

The 3rd of 4 volumes comprising a biographical dictionary of kingdom apartment audio system from 1911 to 1994, this publication covers audio system from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia. Following an insightful analytical advent, the entries offer biographical and profession details on all the Southern audio system. the quantity concludes with precious statistical appendixes in accordance with an exhaustive database.

This publication enhances volumes at the West and Midwest. A quantity at the Northeast is forthcoming.

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