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Author Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859, author.

Title Democracy in America / Alexis de Tocqueville ; edited by J.P. Mayer ; translated by George Lawrence ; abridged by Scott A. Sandage.

Publication Info. New York, NY : HarperPerennial ModernClassics, [2007]


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Edition First edition.
Abridged edition.
Description xviii, 439 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary An abridged edition of Alexis de Tocqueville's 1831 study of the U.S., which describes and critiques the young democracy's politics, legal system, economy, and culture, discussing such subjects as racism and the free press.
Subject Democracy -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865.
Added Author Mayer, J. P. (Jacob Peter), 1903-1992, editor.
Lawrence, George, translator.
Sandage, Scott A.
Added Title De la démocratie en Amérique. English
ISBN 9780060008734 (paperback) $16.99
0060008733 (paperback) $16.99

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