The Federal Government of Switzerland.
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The Federal Government of Switzerland. by George A. Codding

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English



  • Switzerland


  • Switzerland -- Politics and government.

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Includes bibliography.

LC ClassificationsJN8781 .C6
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5842392M
LC Control Number61065121

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