Thomas Reid"s Newtonian realism by William J. Ellos

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Published by University Press of America in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Reid, Thomas, 1710-1796.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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StatementWilliam J. Ellos.
LC ClassificationsB1537 .E44 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3784096M
ISBN 100819117749, 0819117757
LC Control Number81040524

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