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Historical inevitability. by Isaiah Berlin

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English


  • History -- Philosophy.

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SeriesAuguste Comte memorial trust lecture, no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. ;
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19749630M

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