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Governments of greater European powers

Herman Finer

Governments of greater European powers

a comparative study of the governments and political culture of Great Britain, France, Germany, and the Soviet Union.

by Herman Finer

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • France,
  • Germany,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government,
    • France -- Politics and government,
    • Germany -- Politics and government,
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN8 .F5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination931p.
      Number of Pages931
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6174931M
      LC Control Number55006046
      OCLC/WorldCa872890

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