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Optimism

the biology of hope

by Lionel Tiger

  • 234 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociobiology,
  • Optimism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lionel Tiger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN365.9 .T53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p. ;
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4738198M
    ISBN 100671229346
    LC Control Number78031328

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