Is modern culture doomed?

by Andrzej J. KrzesiЕ„ski

Publisher: The Devin-Adair co. in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 158 Downloads: 201
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Subjects:

  • Culture,
  • Civilization, Christian,
  • Materialism

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 151-153.

StatementBy Andrew J. Krzesinski. Foreword by Msgr. G. Barry O"Toole.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBR115.C8 K7
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 158 p.
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6433850M
LC Control Number42009440
OCLC/WorldCa2007404

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