Democracy in America
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Published by G. Dearborn in New York .
Written in English


  • Democracy.,
  • United States -- Politics and government.,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alexis de Tocqueville ; translated by Henry Reeve ; with an original preface and notes by John C. Spencer.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 18597
The Physical Object
Pagination6 microfiches (261 fr.).
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22063568M
ISBN 100665185979

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