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Untimely politics

by Samuel Allen Chambers

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- Philosophy.,
  • Time -- Political aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSamuel A. Chambers.
    SeriesTaking on the political
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15564035M
    ISBN 100748617663

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