Why I believe in personal immortality
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Why I believe in personal immortality by Oliver Lodge

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Published by Cassell and company, ltd. in London [etc.] .
Written in English


  • Parapsychology.,
  • Immortality.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Oliver Lodge.
LC ClassificationsBF1031 .L75
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 151, [] p.
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6720294M
LC Control Number28024496

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