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The Necessity of the Political:

Dick Howard

The Necessity of the Political:

by Dick Howard

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10196366M
ISBN 100231135947
ISBN 109780231135948
OCLC/WorldCa560558288

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