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The masks of Proteus Canadian reflections on the state by Philip Resnick

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, Buffalo .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • State, The.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

StatementPhilip Resnick.
LC ClassificationsJC325 .R47 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 340 p. ;
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1608778M
ISBN 100773507310
LC Control Number91147456

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