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The science of materialism

Charles T. Sprading

The science of materialism

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Published by The Truth seeker company, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Materialism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles T. Sprading.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB826 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6447932M
    LC Control Number43000135
    OCLC/WorldCa2305192


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