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Praetorian politics in liberalSpain

by Carolyn P. Boyd

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spain. -- Ejército -- Political activity.,
  • Civil supremacy over the military -- Spain.,
  • Spain -- Politics and government -- 1886-1931.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p.

    Statementby Carolyn P. Boyd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDP243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22300117M
    ISBN 100807813680

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