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Published by Archon in Hamden, Conn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, -- 1712-1778,
  • Political science,
  • Social contract

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC179.R9 C6 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20673708M
ISBN 100208005099
OCLC/WorldCa301609373

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