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Between Eternities

Gregory Smith

Between Eternities

On the Tradition of Political Philosophy

by Gregory Smith

  • 389 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Social & political philosophy,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • Politics / Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10658104M
    ISBN 10073912076X
    ISBN 109780739120767

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