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Apostle of Human Progress Lester Frank Ward and American Political Thought, 1841-1913 (American Intellectual Culture) by Edward C. Rafferty

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English


  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Political science & theory,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - General,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • History / United States / 19th Century,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • 1841-1913,
  • History,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • United States,
  • Ward, Lester Frank,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10721511M
ISBN 100742522172
ISBN 109780742522176

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