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Past and future. by William Hardy McNeill

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English


  • Civilization -- Philosophy

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Edition Notes

SeriesPhoenix books, P166
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21829606M

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