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Great ideas program.

Great ideas program.

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Published by Encyclopaedia Britannica in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

ContributionsAdler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001., Wolff, Peter, 1923-, Cain, Seymour, 1914-
The Physical Object
Pagination10 v. :
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17732436M

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The cross-references are keyed to the 1st Edition of the 'Great Books of the Western World.' Almost any book, or books, by Adler would be recommendable/5. The Great Ideas. Mortimer J. Adler. Liberal Education. The Syntopicon. Become a Member: Store - DVDs and eBooks Resource Links.

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