Ancient thought: Plato & Aristotle : monuments of Western thought
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Published by Blaisdell in Waltham, Mass .
Written in English


  • Plato,
  • Aristotle

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Norman F. Cantor and Peter L. Klein.
SeriesMonuments of Western thought -- 1
ContributionsKlein, Peter L., Cantor, Norman F.
LC ClassificationsB395 .C3
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 194 p. --
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19278640M

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