From Calvin to Rousseau
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From Calvin to Rousseau tradition and modernity in socio-political thought from the Reformation to the French Revolution. by Herbert LГјthy

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English



  • France,
  • Europe


  • Economics -- France -- History.,
  • France -- Social conditions.,
  • Europe -- Social conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated from the French by Salvator Attanasio.
LC ClassificationsHB105.A2 L813
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 308 p.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5217163M
ISBN 100465025749
LC Control Number75094294

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