Philosophy in the Middle Ages
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Philosophy in the Middle Ages an introduction. by Paul Vignaux

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English


  • Philosophy, Medieval.,
  • Religious thought -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated from the French by E. C. Hall.
The Physical Object
Pagination223 p.
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14547614M

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