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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization -- Philosophy

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB19 .K687
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p.
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6219908M
    ISBN 100837169666
    LC Control Number57004434
    OCLC/WorldCa789326


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