Towards a science of peace

turning point in human destiny by Theo. F. Lentz

Publisher: Bookman Associates in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 194 Downloads: 622
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Originally published: London: Halcyon Press, 1955.

Statementby Theo. F. Lentz ; with a foreword by Dr. Julian Huxley..
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 194p. ;
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18189620M

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