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ePUB Ernest Becker ß ePUB The Denial Of Death Kindle Ò The Denial Kindle - ß songuarachando.co.uk Dr Ernest Becker was a cultural anthropologist and interdisciplinary scientific thinker and writerBecker was born in Springfield Massachusetts to Jewish immigrant parents After completing military service in which he served in the infantry and helped to liberate a Nazi concentration camp he attended Syracuse University in New York Upon graduation he joined the US Embassy in Paris as an admi

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