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Freedom and control in modern society

Freedom and control in modern society

Morroe Berger, Theodore Abel, Charles H. Page.

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Published by Octagon in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsAbel, Theodore, 1896-, Page, Charles H., Berger, Morroe., MacIver, R. M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,326p.
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22702044M

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