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Great ideas

Mortimer J. Adler

Great ideas

a syntopican of great books of the Western world

by Mortimer J. Adler

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Published .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Mortimer J. Adler and William Gorman. 2 vols.
ContributionsGorman, William.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14546767M

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