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concept of freedom.

Sprigg, C. St. John

concept of freedom.

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Published by Lawrence & Wishart in London .
Written in English

  • Civilization, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Social history,
  • Middle class,
  • Physics -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    The 1st, 2d, 3d and 5th Studies are from the author"s Studies in a dying culture, the 4th and 6th from Further studies in a dying culture, while the five chapters of The crisis in physics appeared in his book of that title in 1939.

    LC ClassificationsCB425 S67 1965
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14330581M

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