Richard Nixon at Whittier College by George Chisler

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StatementGeorge Chisler interviewed by Richard Gibbs on June 8, 1970.
SeriesRichard M. Nixon oral history collection ;, section 4, ch. 4.
ContributionsGibbs, Richard.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49527 (E)
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Pagination11 leaves.
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL3241191M
LC Control Number83156190

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