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Great thinkers, great ideas

an introduction to Western thought

by Vincent J. Falcone

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Cranbury Publications in Norwalk, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy.,
  • Political science.,
  • Economics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementVincent J. Falcone.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB72 .F26 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 274 p. :
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1706163M
    ISBN 100962932310
    LC Control Number92007554
    OCLC/WorldCa25317053

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