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American politics in a revolutionary world.

Chester Bowles

American politics in a revolutionary world.

by Chester Bowles

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Godkin lectures at Harvard University, 1956, Godkin lectures at Harvard University, 1956
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE743 .B64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131 p.
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17760839M

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