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Essays on Ayn Rand"s We the living

Robert Mayhew

Essays on Ayn Rand"s We the living

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and the revolution,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robert Mayhew
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3535.A547 W44 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25150594M
    ISBN 109780739149690, 9780739149706, 9780739149713
    LC Control Number2011049221


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