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Political liberty

a history of the conception in the Middle Ages and modern times
  • 220 Pages
  • 3.53 MB
  • English
Greenwood Press , Westport, Conn
Liberty., Political science -- History., Philosophy, Medi
Statementby A. J. Carlyle.
LC ClassificationsJC585 .C33 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 220 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4104347M
ISBN 100313214824
LC Control Number80018967

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