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The university of disaster

Paul Virilio

The university of disaster

by Paul Virilio

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Published by Polity in Cambridge, UK, Malden, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPaul Virilio ; translated by Julie Rose
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBD175 .V5713 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination166 p. ;
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24439268M
ISBN 100745645046, 0745645054
ISBN 109780745645049, 9780745645056
LC Control Number2010293738
OCLC/WorldCa320315347

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