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More than kings and less than men

L. Joseph Hebert

More than kings and less than men

Tocqueville on the promise and perils of democratic individualism

by L. Joseph Hebert

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementL. Joseph Hebert
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK216.T7193 H47 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461862M
ISBN 109780739133743, 9780739133767
LC Control Number2009034694

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