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Democracy in America

Tocqueville, Alexis de (Book - 2006)
Democracy in America
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The complete edition based on the revised and corrected text of the 1961 French edition Originally penned in the mid-eighteenth century by Frenchman Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America remains the most penetrating and astute picture of American life, politics, and morals ever written, as relevant today as when it first appeared in print nearly two hundred years ago. This edition, meticulously edited by the distinguished de Tocqueville scholar J. P. Mayer, is widely recognized as the preeminent translation.
Authors: Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859
Title: Democracy in America
Publisher: New York : HarperPerennial Modern Classics, 2006
Edition: 1st Harper Perennial modern classics ed
Characteristics: 2 v. in 1 (xiv, 778 p.) ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Alexis de Tocqueville ; edited by J.P. Mayer ; translated by George Lawrence
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1966
Additional Contributors: Mayer, J. P. (Jacob Peter), 1903-
ISBN: 0061127922
Branch Call Number: 321.8 T632dh 2006
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: United States Politics and government United States Social conditions To 1865 Democracy United States
Topical Term: Democracy
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