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The river of history

trans-national and trans-disciplinary perspectives on the immanence of the past

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Published by University of Calgary Press in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peter Farrugia.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsFarrugia, Peter, 1965-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .R585 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3466008M
    ISBN 101552381609
    LC Control Number2005440865
    OCLC/WorldCa60318929

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