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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Politics and government,
  • Prime ministers

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDA562.C49 1953a
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 356 p.
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26899106M
LC Control Number53012225

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