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The elements of modern politics

Francis Graham Wilson

The elements of modern politics

an introduction to political science

by Francis Graham Wilson

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Published by McGraw-Hill book company, inc. in New York, and London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science.,
  • Authority.,
  • Democracy.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn introduction to political science.
    Statementby Francis Graham Wilson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC251 .W56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 716 p.
    Number of Pages716
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6336547M
    LC Control Number36010246
    OCLC/WorldCa386797

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