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Philosophy and ideology the development of philosophy and Marxism-Leninism in Poland since the Second World War by Zbigniew A. Jordan

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Published by D. Reidel in Dordrecht, Holland .
Written in English



  • Poland.


  • Philosophy -- History -- Poland

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 538-590.

Statement[by] Z. A. Jordan.
SeriesSovietica; monographs of the Institute of East-European Studies, University of Fribourg/Switzerland, Sovietica; Abbhandlungen.
LC ClassificationsB4681.P6 J6
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 600 p.
Number of Pages600
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5875934M
LC Control Number63005056

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