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Communism and Philosophy Contemporary Dogmas and Revisions of Marxism. by Maurice Cornforth

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Published by Lawrence & W. .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
PaginationD8.282. n.e.
Number of Pages282
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Open LibraryOL22070142M
ISBN 10085315547X

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