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The despot"s apprentice

Brian P. Klaas

The despot"s apprentice

Donald Trump"s attack on democracy

by Brian P. Klaas

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Democracy,
  • United States. President (2017- : Trump),
  • United States,
  • Authoritarianism,
  • Despotism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-324).

    StatementBrian Klaas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE912 .K53 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 324 pages
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26943014M
    ISBN 101510735852
    ISBN 109781510735859
    OCLC/WorldCa1002834363

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