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Architects of modern thought

Architects of modern thought

3rd & 4th series : 12 talks for CBC radio.

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Published by Canadian Broadcasting Corp. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophers, Modern

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesArchitects of modern thought (Radio program)
    ContributionsCanadian Broadcasting Corporation
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 146 p.
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14892074M

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