The Thread of Life (The William James Lectures)
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The Thread of Life (The William James Lectures) by Wollheim, Richard

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Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • General,
  • Philosophy,
  • Addresses and essays,
  • Life

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9572906M
ISBN 100674887581
ISBN 109780674887589

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