Portraits of power



Publisher: Times Books in New York

Written in English
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Published: Pages: 288 Downloads: 46
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Subjects:

  • Statesmen,
  • Power (Social sciences) -- Case studies,
  • History, Modern -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Jeremy Murray-Brown.
ContributionsMurray-Brown, Jeremy, 1932-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD445 .P65
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4427062M
ISBN 100812908465
LC Control Number79051439
OCLC/WorldCa5008124

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