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Critic of civilization

L. Clark Keating

Critic of civilization

Georges Duhamel and his writings

by L. Clark Keating

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in [Lexington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Duhamel, Georges, -- 1884-1966.

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    StatementL. Clark Keating.
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    Open LibraryOL14535264M

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