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The governments of foreign powers

Philip Wallenstein Buck

The governments of foreign powers

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutional history,
  • Political science

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statement[by] Philip W. Buck [and] John W. Masland.
    ContributionsMasland, John Wesley, 1912-,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJF51 B78
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 503 p.
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14909957M

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