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The New world compared with the Old

a description of the American government, institutions, and enterprises, and of those of our great rivals at the present time, particularly England and France.

by George Alfred Townsend

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Published by S.M. Betts & Company, J.D. Dennison; [etc., etc.] in Hartford, Conn, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Great Britain,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government,
    • France -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Geo. Alfred Townsend ... illustrated with eighty engravings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJF125 .T7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 21-663 p.
      Number of Pages663
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7014534M
      LC Control Number09033643
      OCLC/WorldCa2988248

      When the novel Brave New World first appeared in , its shocking analysis of a scientific dictatorship seemed a projection into the remote future. Here, in one of the most important and fascinating books of his career, Aldous Huxley uses his tremendous knowledge of human relations to compare the modern-day world with his prophetic fantasy.4/5.


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