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foundations of the modern commonwealth

Arthur Norman Holcombe

foundations of the modern commonwealth

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

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  • Political science.

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    Statementby Arthur N. Holcombe ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC251 .H55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination491 p.
    Number of Pages491
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14094254M
    LC Control Number23011628

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