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The Upper House

A Journey Behind the Closed Doors of the U.S. Senate

by Terence Samuel

Hardcover, 255 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $26 |

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The Upper House
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A Journey Behind the Closed Doors of the U.S. Senate
Author
Terence Samuel

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Takes an inside look at the U.S. Senate from the point of view of the senators themselves, following them and the chamber they inhabit through displays of power and revealing sacred traditions from the past and present.

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