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Politics ancient and modern

by Pierre Vidal-Naquet

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Published by Polity Press, B. Blackwell [distributor] in Cambridge, UK, Cambridge, MA, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy.,
    • Asiatic mode of production.,
    • Greece -- Politics and government -- To 146 B.C.,
    • Greece -- Economic conditions -- To 146 B.C.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesPolitics ancient & modern
      StatementPierre Vidal-Naquet ; translated by Janet Lloyd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC75.D36 V5313 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination209 p. :
      Number of Pages209
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL798688M
      ISBN 100745610803
      LC Control Number95034900

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