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new democratic constitutions of Europe

Agnes Headlam-Morley

new democratic constitutions of Europe

a comparative study of post-war European constitutions with special reference to Germany, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Finland, the kingdom of the Serbs, Croats & Slovenes & the Baltic states.

by Agnes Headlam-Morley

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Published by Oxford university press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitutions,
  • Political science

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography p. 294-298.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination298 p.
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13577208M
    OCLC/WorldCa8566125

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