Conservative politics in Western Europe

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Includes index.

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Statementedited by Zig Layton-Henry.
ContributionsLayton-Henry, Zig.
LC ClassificationsD1058
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,352p. :
Number of Pages352
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Open LibraryOL16345127M
ISBN 100333291174

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