2 edition of Circumventing democracy found in the catalog.
Richard A. Hogarty
|Statement||by Richard A. Hogarty and Richard A. Manley.|
|Contributions||Manley, Richard A., John W. McCormack Institute of Public Affairs.|
|LC Classifications||KFM2821.Z9 H64 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 27 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||27|
|LC Control Number||95622788|
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