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Sketch of democracy. by Robert Bisset

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Published by pr. by Smeeton in London .
Written in English


  • Democracy

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The Physical Object
Paginationviii, xxv, 352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14778848M

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