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The spirit of American philosophy

by John Edwin Smith

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, American -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn E. Smith.
    SeriesSUNY series in philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB893 .S63 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 253 p. ;
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3486059M
    ISBN 100873956508
    LC Control Number82005612

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