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The ways of philosophy

by Milton Karl Munitz

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Introductions

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMilton K. Munitz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD21 .M85
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 372 p. :
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4550023M
    ISBN 100023848502
    LC Control Number77018540

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