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Democracy in America

Alexis de Tocqueville

Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-59) came to America in 1831 to see what a great republic was like. What struck him most was the country's equality of conditions, its democracy. The book he wrote on his return to France, Democracy in America, is both the best ever written on democracy and the best ever written on America. It remains the most often quote...
Publish Date
2002
April 1
First Published in 1835
Goodreads rating
4.03
ISBN
9780140447606
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