2 edition of Understanding and history in arts and sciences found in the catalog.
Understanding and history in arts and sciences
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Roald Skarsten, Else Johansen Kleppe, Ragnhild Bjerre Finnestad.|
|Series||Acta humaniora Universitatis Bergensis -- 1|
|Contributions||Skarsten, Roald., Kleppe, Else Johansen., Finnestad, Ragnhild Bjerre.|
|LC Classifications||B105.H8 U6 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||195|
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