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introduction to deductive logic.

Gary Iseminger

introduction to deductive logic.

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Logic.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 177-179.

    SeriesThe Century philosophy series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBC71 .I8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5607641M
    LC Control Number68014984


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