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Great Treasury of Western Thought

A Compendium of Important Statements and Comments on Man and His Institutions by Great Thinkers in Western History

by Mortimer J. Adler

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Libraries Unlimited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Reference works,
  • Western philosophy,
  • Quotations, English,
  • History,
  • Children"s All Ages - Reference,
  • History: World,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Library & Information Science,
  • Historiography,
  • Quotations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1771
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8190801M
    ISBN 100835208338
    ISBN 109780835208338

    Mortimer Jerome Adler (Decem – J ) was an American philosopher, educator, and popular a philosopher he worked within the Aristotelian and Thomistic traditions. He lived for long stretches in New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, and San Mateo, California. He worked for Columbia University, the University of Chicago, Encyclopædia Born: Mortimer Jerome Adler, Decem . GREAT TREASURY OF WESTERN THOUGHT A Compendium of Important Statements on Man and His Institutions bv the Great Thinkers in Western History EDITED BY Mortimer & Charles Van Doren R. R. Bowker Company KEW YOKK Rc LONDON,

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