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Democracy in America

Author: Alexis de Tocqueville; J P Mayer; George Lawrence; Scott A Sandage
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperPerennial ModernClassics, [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition.; Abridged editionView all editions and formats
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An abridged edition of Alexis de Tocqueville's 1831 study of the U.S., which describes and critiques the young democracy's politics, legal system, economy, and culture, discussing such subjects as racism and the free press.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexis de Tocqueville; J P Mayer; George Lawrence; Scott A Sandage
ISBN: 9780060008734 0060008733
OCLC Number: 71842819
Description: xviii, 439 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: De la démocratie en Amérique.
Responsibility: Alexis de Tocqueville ; edited by J.P. Mayer ; translated by George Lawrence ; abridged by Scott A. Sandage.

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An abridged edition of Alexis de Tocqueville's 1831 study of the U.S., which describes and critiques the young democracy's politics, legal system, economy, and culture, discussing such subjects as racism and the free press.

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