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Real democracy in operation

the example of Switzerland
  • 226 Pages
  • 3.84 MB
  • English
F. A. Stokes , New York
Democracy, Switzerland -- Politics and gover



Statementby Felix Bonjour.
LC ClassificationsJX8766.1919 .B62
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 226 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6625400M
LC Control Number20009847

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