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StatementHans-Georg Gadamer ; translated by Rod Coltman
ContributionsColtman, Rod, translator
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 117 pages
Number of Pages117
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27220713M
ISBN 101474294464
ISBN 109781474294461

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