The government and politics of France by Anne Stevens

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .

Written in English

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  • France -- Politics and government -- 1789-

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Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

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StatementAnne Stevens.
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LC ClassificationsJN2451
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Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22728860M
ISBN 100312162421, 0312162472

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