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Studies in a dying culture

Sprigg, C. St. John

Studies in a dying culture

by Sprigg, C. St. John

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Published by John Lane in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history,
  • Civilization,
  • History, Modern -- 20th century,
  • Communism

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Christopher Caudwell [pseud.] with an introduction by John Strachey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB425 .S626 1938
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv p., 1 l., 228 p.
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6397354M
    LC Control Number40002103
    OCLC/WorldCa919741

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    Maya World Images brings you the great past of the Maya and their Neighbors by showing their art, culture and history through photography that, together with field trips spanning over thirty five years, writing about today’s customs and traditions, and interviews with archaeologists working on often remote sites in the gloom of rain forests, will bring the remains of magnificent buildings. Discourses on Aging and Dying is an unusual book in the sense that it explores the truth about inevitable yet painful bodily processes from widely different perspectives, ranging from the philosophical, spiritual and ethical to the political and medical.


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