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Curious visions of modernity

David L. Martin

Curious visions of modernity

enchantment, magic, and the sacred

by David L. Martin

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass, London Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theory of Knowledge

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-248) and index.

    StatementDavid L. Martin
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD181 .M37 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25194059M
    ISBN 109780262016063
    LC Control Number2011002085

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