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|Statement||editor, A.B.M. Mafizul Islam Patwari.|
|Contributions||Patwari, A. B. M. Mafizul Islam., Humanist and Ethical Association of Bangladesh.|
|LC Classifications||K3240.4 .H837 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||324 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||324|
|LC Control Number||95904379|
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