The 1999 elections to the European Parliament
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Published by Palgrave in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • European Parliament -- Elections, 1999

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

Other titlesNineteen ninety nine elections to the European Parliament
Statementedited by Juliet Lodge
ContributionsLodge, Juliet
LC ClassificationsJN36 .A195 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 324 p. :
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17017679M
ISBN 100333800427
LC Control Number00055695

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