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politics of national despair

George D. Balsama

politics of national despair

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Published by University Press of America in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France -- History -- 16th century.,
  • France -- History -- 17th century.,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 16th century.,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGeorge D. Balsama.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 121 p. ;
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20292088M
    ISBN 100819101427

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