Richard Nixon and the Whittier College Class of 1934
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Richard Nixon and the Whittier College Class of 1934 by Setsuko Tani

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Published .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementSetsuko Tani interviewed by Greg Brolin on January 1, 1971.
SeriesRichard M. Nixon oral history collection ;, section 4, ch. 20.
ContributionsBrolin, Greg.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49527 (E)
The Physical Object
Pagination11 leaves, [1] leaf of plates
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3241511M
LC Control Number83156581

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