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2 edition of Democracy in Denmark. found in the catalog.

Democracy in Denmark.

Democracy in Denmark.

Part I: Democracy in action


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Published by National Home Library Foundation in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Cooperation -- Denmark.,
  • Education -- Denmark.,
  • Denmark -- Economic conditions.,
  • Denmark -- Politics and government.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDemocracy in action., The folk high school.
    Statementby Josephine Goldmark. Part II: The folk high school, by A.H. Hollman, rendered into English by Alice G. Brandeis.
    SeriesNational home library
    ContributionsGoldmark, Josephine Clara, 1877-1950., Hollmann, A. H. b. 1876., Brandeis, Alice Goldmark, tr.
    LC ClassificationsHC355 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. ., x, 187, [1] p., 3 ., ix, 158 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14099654M
    LC Control Number37027016

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