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War and existence

a philosophical inquiry

by Michael Gelven

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War (Philosophy)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references ( [273]).

    StatementMichael Gelven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU21.2 .G44 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 271 p. ;
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1736619M
    ISBN 100271010525, 0271010541
    LC Control Number92041697

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