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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940 -- Knowledge -- History,
  • Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940 -- Philosophy,
  • History in literature,
  • History -- Philosophy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Michael P. Steinberg.
ContributionsSteinberg, Michael P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2603.E455 Z925 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 252 p. :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL967039M
ISBN 100801431352, 0801482577
LC Control Number96003464

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