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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ethics

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] G. J. Warnock.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBJ1012 .W37
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 168 p.
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4736212M
ISBN 100416137806
LC Control Number78026287

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