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Philosophy and the war

by Ralph Tyler Flewelling

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Published by The Abingdon press in New York, Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, German,
  • World War, 1914-1918

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ralph Tyler Flewelling.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD515 .F6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74 p.
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6610024M
    LC Control Number18016262
    OCLC/WorldCa3025937

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