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Writings on the Empire

Defensor minor and De translatione Imperii

by Marsilius of Padua

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • State, The -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Church and state -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Political science -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexex.

    StatementMarsiglio of Padua ; edited by Cary J. Nederman.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesCambridge texts in the history of political thought
    ContributionsNederman, Cary J., Marsilius, of Padua, d. 1342?
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC121 .M31713 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 92 p. ;
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1729008M
    ISBN 100521402778, 0521408466
    LC Control Number92033311

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