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Disruption of American democracy.

Roy F. Nichols

Disruption of American democracy.

by Roy F. Nichols

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Published by Free Press, Collier-Macmillan in New York, London .
Written in English


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Originally published, New York: Macmillan, 1948.

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Open LibraryOL13772116M

"Democracy in America," the first of four volumes upon "American Institutions and their Influence," was published in It was received at once by the scholars and thinkers of Europe as a profound, impartial, and entertaining exposition of the principles of popular, representative self-government. Napoleon, "The mighty somnambulist of a.   Too many American citizens are "sleeping at a dangerous time," unaware this suppression of a few harms democracy for all. And yet, the book holds out hope the tide of suppression will turn — believing that a convergence of "litigation, legislation, social media, community building, organizations, and social, professional, and religious.

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