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Bureaucracy and affliction the world of German social insurance and the birth of the social state, 1884-1929 by Greg A. Eghigian

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Published .
Written in English



  • Germany,
  • Germany.


  • Social security -- Germany.,
  • Welfare state.,
  • Germany -- Social policy.

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Statementby Greg A. Eghigian.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 94/3061 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (ix, 483 leaves)
Number of Pages483
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1242333M
LC Control Number94629461

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