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Reason in science volume V of The life of reason, or The phases of human progress by George Santayana

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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • Science.

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Edition Notes

Statement George Santayana.
SeriesCollier books -- AS174
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ175 .S3
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. --
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17274613M

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