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Published by Published for the Calgary Institute for the Humanities by Wilfrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont .
Written in English


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Statementby C. B. Macpherson ... [et al.] ; edited by Anthony Parel and Thomas Flanagan.
ContributionsMacpherson, C. B. 1911-, Parel, Anthony., Flanagan, Thomas, 1944-, Calgary Institute for the Humanities.
LC ClassificationsHB701 .T56
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 395 p. ;
Number of Pages395
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4185056M
ISBN 100889200815
LC Control Number80463211

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