Philosophy; an introduction.
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Published by D. Reidel Pub. Co. in Dordrecht .
Written in English


  • Philosophy

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Edition Notes

Translation of Wege zum philosophischen Denken.

The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. ;
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22236234M

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