TITLE

An Inquiry into Meaning and Truth (Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Gotesky, Rubin
PUB. DATE
April 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;4/28/41, Vol. 104 Issue 17, p608
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "The Inquiry Into Meaning and Truth," by Bertrand Russell.
ACCESSION #
14706800

 

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