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Consciousness and reality an Indian approach to metaphysics by John B. Chethimattam

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Philosophy, Indic,
  • Consciousness,
  • Reality,
  • Metaphysics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 211-216.

Statement[by] John B. Chethimattam.
SeriesIndian religions and philosophies
LC ClassificationsB132.C6 C45 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 228 p.
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5461815M
LC Control Number73164417

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