|Statement||by Baron d"Estournelles de Constant; tr. from the French by Estelle C. Porter, with a foreword by David Starr Jordan.|
|Contributions||Porter, Estelle C., tr., Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1419 .E8|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||12029326|
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