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Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. in Chicago .
Written in English

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Statementby Mortimer J. Adler and Peter Wolff.
SeriesGreat ideas program
ContributionsWolff, Peter, 1923-
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Open LibraryOL13832964M

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