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Philosophers in action

by Johnson, A. H.

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Published by Merrill in Columbus, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Introductions,
  • Philosophers -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA. H. Johnson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD21 .J63
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4559929M
    ISBN 100675084903
    LC Control Number77070243

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