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The concise book of lying

by Evelin E. Sullivan

  • 165 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deception,
  • Truthfulness and falsehood,
  • Deception -- Social aspects,
  • Truthfulness and falsehood -- Social aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-320) and index

    StatementEvelin Sullivan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF637.D42 S85 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 334 p. :
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17019466M
    ISBN 100374128685
    LC Control Number2001018760

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