Understanding principles of politics and the state by John J. Schrems

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham, Md .

Written in English

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  • Political science

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-257) and index.

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StatementJohn Schrems.
LC ClassificationsJA66 .S36 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 263 p. :
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18280689M
ISBN 100761838252
ISBN 109780761838258
LC Control Number2007929170

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