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French political and intellectual history

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Published by Transaction Books in New Brunswick, N.J., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • France -- History -- 1789-1900.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFrench political & intellectual history.
      StatementSamuel Bernstein.
      SeriesSocial science classics series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC252.5 .B4 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3162902M
      ISBN 100878559388
      LC Control Number83004731


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