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Trials of reason Plato and the crafting of philosophy by David Wolfsdorf

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Plato,
  • Philosophy, Ancient

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-275) and indexes

StatementDavid Wolfsdorf
LC ClassificationsB395 .W8155 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 285 p. :
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18301195M
ISBN 100195327322
ISBN 109780195327328
LC Control Number2007003713

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