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Introduction to the philosophy of being.

George Peter Klubertanz

Introduction to the philosophy of being.

by George Peter Klubertanz

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metaphysics

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD131 .K55 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 p.
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5880234M
    LC Control Number63011013
    OCLC/WorldCa183166

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