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Of man and politics

Otto Butz

Of man and politics

an introduction to political science.

by Otto Butz

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- History,
  • Comparative government

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA81 B82
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p.
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14709990M

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