French electoral systems and elections since 1789 by Alistair Cole

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Bibliography: p. [193]-197.

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StatementAlistair Cole, Peter Campbell.
ContributionsCampbell, Peter, 1926-
LC ClassificationsJN2959 .C63 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 202 p. ;
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2192775M
ISBN 100566056968
LC Control Number89011613

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