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Toynbee on Toynbee

Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Toynbee on Toynbee

a conversation between Arnold J. Toynbee and G.R. Urban.

by Arnold Joseph Toynbee

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography,
  • History -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUrban, G. R. 1921-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD13 .T64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p.
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5438626M
    ISBN 100195017390
    LC Control Number73087613

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