Searchlight Books - How Does Government Work?

Mooney, Maureen
May 2012
Library Media Connection;May/Jun2012, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p91
Book Review
The article reviews books including "Checks and Balances," "Documents of Freedom," and "Getting Elected," all part of the Searchlight Books-How Does Government Work? series.


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