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individual and the new world

John Mueller Anderson

individual and the new world

a study of man"s existence based upon American life and thought.

by John Mueller Anderson

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Bald Eagle Press in State College, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Human beings.,
    • Free will and determinism.,
    • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.),
    • United States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .A54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p.
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6171533M
      LC Control Number55000649
      OCLC/WorldCa798769

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