Corrupt histories

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Published by University of Rochester Press in Rochester, NY .

Written in English

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  • Political corruption -- History,
  • Moral conditions -- History

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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Statementedited by Emmanuel Kreike and William Chester Jordan
SeriesStudies in comparative history
ContributionsKreike, Emmanuel, 1959-, Jordan, William C., 1948-
LC ClassificationsJF1525.C66 C663 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 482 p. ;
Number of Pages482
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17138827M
ISBN 101580461735, 1580461883
LC Control Number2004005838

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Corrupt Histories (Studies in Comparative History) Paperback – April 2, by Emmanuel Kreike (Editor), William Chester Jordan (Editor)Format: Paperback.

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