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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Political science.,
  • State, The.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAbridged and translated by M.J. Tooley.
SeriesBlackwell"s political texts
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC139 .B743 1955
The Physical Object
Paginationxlviii, 212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6194694M
LC Control Number56001413
OCLC/WorldCa419218

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