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The Western intellectual tradition from Leonardo to Hegel by Bronowski, Jacob

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Philosophy, Modern,
  • Civilization, Modern

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementJ Bronowski, Bruce Mazlish.
ContributionsMazlish, Bruce, 1923-
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 522 p.
Number of Pages522
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15386105M

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