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Governing Germany the government and politics of the Federal Republic by William E. Paterson

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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford, UK, New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Germany (West) -- Politics and government.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWilliam E. Paterson and David Southern.
SeriesModern governments
ContributionsSouthern, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJN3971.A2 P38 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 340 p. :
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20668468M
ISBN 100631170995

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