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Modern humanists reconsidered.

John Mackinnon Robertson

Modern humanists reconsidered.

by John Mackinnon Robertson

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Published by Haskell House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM22.G7 R62 1973b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5284720M
    ISBN 100838315569
    LC Control Number72003443

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