6 edition of Pursuing majorities found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-286) and index.
|Series||Congressional studies series ;, v. 1|
|LC Classifications||JK2281 .K65 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 299 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||299|
|LC Control Number||98009412|
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That is when Tocqueville chose Democracy in America. In the Courier Français of 24 DecemberLéon Faucher announced the publication of the work and reproduced a few passages from Democracy.