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The weed agency

Jim Geraghty

The weed agency

a comic tale of Federal bureaucracy without limits

by Jim Geraghty

  • 143 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Bureaucracy,
  • United States. Department of Agriculture,
  • Administrative agencies,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJim Geraghty
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3607.E726 W44 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 260 pages
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27168651M
    ISBN 100770436528
    ISBN 109780770436520
    LC Control Number2013048933
    OCLC/WorldCa858126322

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