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Man and philosophy.

Walter Leifer

Man and philosophy.

by Walter Leifer

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Published by M. Hueber in München .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Modern.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Translators: Margaret D. Senft-Howie and Reginald Freeston, with the co-operation of the Goethe-Institut, Munich]
    SeriesGerman opinion on problems of today -- no. 4.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB790 .L353
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17767183M
    LC Control Number65089077

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