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On politics : a history of political thought from Herodotus to the present

Author: Alan Ryan
Publisher: London : Allen Lane, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How should human beings best govern themselves? That question raises innumerable others: can we manage our own affairs at all? Should we even try? This is a book about the answers that historians,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Ryan
ISBN: 9780713993646 0713993642
OCLC Number: 808492798
Description: xxv, 1114 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Alan Ryan.

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