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Indexicon

Indexicon

a guide to the great ideas of the eastern and western worlds

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Published by Crowell-Collier Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHarvard classics, Harvard classics -- Index
The Physical Object
Pagination[xx], 470 p. ;
Number of Pages470
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14969221M

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