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metaphysics of Star Trek

by Richard Hanley

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Published by BasicBooks in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metaphysics,
  • Star Trek television programs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-241) and index.

    StatementRichard Hanley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD111 .H24 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 253 p. :
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL405479M
    ISBN 100465091245
    LC Control Number98105668
    OCLC/WorldCa37269105

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