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Modernity and what has been lost

Pawel Armada

Modernity and what has been lost

considerations on the legacy of Leo Strauss

by Pawel Armada

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Published by St. Augustine"s Press in South Bend, Ind .
Written in English

  • Philosophy,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Modern Civilization,
  • Political science,
  • Political and social views

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Pawel Armada and Arkadiusz Górnisiewicz
    LC ClassificationsJC251.S8 M63 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893384M
    ISBN 101587315114
    ISBN 109781587315114
    LC Control Number2010048969

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