2 edition of Masaryk"s understanding of democracy before 1914 found in the catalog.
Masaryk"s understanding of democracy before 1914
Marie L. Neudorfl
by University of Pittsburg. Center for Russian and East European Studies in Pittsburg
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Series||Carl Beck papers in Russian and East European studies -- no. 708|
|LC Classifications||DB2191M38 N36 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||51 p. --|
|Number of Pages||51|
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