3 edition of Autobiography of a democratic nation at risk found in the catalog.
Autobiography of a democratic nation at risk
Includes bibliographical references (p. -249) and index.
|Statement||Jo Victoria Nicholson-Goodman.|
|Series||Complicated conversation -- v. 26|
|LC Classifications||LC1091 .N53 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 264 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||264|
|LC Control Number||2008049554|
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