Life against death

the psychoanalytical meaning of history. by Norman O. Brown

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press in Middletown (Conn.)

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Produced by Johns Hopkins University. Norman Oliver Brown (Septem – October 2, ) was an American scholar, writer, and social philosopher.

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