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Culture and Society in Contemporary Europe

Stanley Hoffmann

Culture and Society in Contemporary Europe

A Casebook (Casebook Series on European Politics and Society ; No. 2)

by Stanley Hoffmann

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Published by Unwin Hyman .
Written in English


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Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL7273975M
ISBN 10004809014X
ISBN 109780048090140

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