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The new inquisitions

Arthur Versluis

The new inquisitions

heretic-hunting and the intellectual origins of modern totalitarianism

by Arthur Versluis

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementArthur Versluis.
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Paginationxii, 190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
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Open LibraryOL22734374M
ISBN 100195306376

  A New York Times Bestseller!A Publishers Weekly Bestseller!A year has passed since the Tournament. Fletcher and Ignatius have been locked away in Pelt's dungeons, but now they must face trial at the hands of the Inquisition, a powerful institution controlled by those who would delight in Fletcher's downfall. The trial is haunted by ghosts from the past with shocking revelations about .   Translated by Ruth L. C. Simms; introduction by James Irby. This remarkable book by one of the great. Other Inquisitions, – Jorge Luis Borges: Life: essays, Otras inquisiciones (–) (Other Inquisitions, –), revealed him at his analytic. Jorge Luis Borges: Other inquisitions, – Translated by Ruth L. C. Simms. pp. University of Texas Press. $.


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