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Liberty and Hard Cases by Tibor R. Machan

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Liberty and Hard Cases
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Publisher: Hoover Institution Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0817928022
ISBN-13: 9780817928025
Number of pages: 107

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This volume explores whether government action is in fact indispensable in the face of natural calamities -- earthquakes, floods, and the like -- and what might be done to restrain the expansion of the scope of governmental power if emergency circumstances warrant intervention.

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