Modern colonialism institutions and policies. by Thomas Ritchie Adam

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .

Written in English

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Bibliography: p. 86-88.

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SeriesDoubleday short studies in political science, 19
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 88 p.
Number of Pages88
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Open LibraryOL16870133M

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