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Historical dictionary of Leibniz"s philosophy

by Brown, Stuart C.

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1646-1716 -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementStuart Brown, N.J. Fox.
    GenreDictionaries.
    SeriesHistorical dictionaries of religions, philosophies, and movements ;, no. 66
    ContributionsFox, N. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2551 .B76 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3418136M
    ISBN 100810854643
    ISBN 109780810854642
    LC Control Number2005034474

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