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Would you eat your cat?

Jeremy Stangroom

Would you eat your cat?

key ethical conundrums and what they tell you about yourself

by Jeremy Stangroom

  • 258 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Conduct of life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementJeremy Stangroom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ1589 .S83 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25252655M
    ISBN 109780393339420
    LC Control Number2012006645


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