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Liberalism - some reflections on the past, some thoughts on the future

Spender, Percy Claude Sir

Liberalism - some reflections on the past, some thoughts on the future

by Spender, Percy Claude Sir

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Published by R. G. Menzies Lecture Trust] in [Brisbane .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberal Party of Australia -- History.

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    Cover title.

    Statementby the Hon. Sir Percy Spender.
    SeriesR. G. Menzies lecture,, 1970
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ4098.L5 S67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5334695M
    ISBN 100909757003
    LC Control Number72187968
    OCLC/WorldCa380190

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