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The Beginning and End of the World

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EVERY year the Riddell Trust arranges for a course of lectures on “the relation between religion and contemporary development of thought”. The Lectures for 1942 deal particularly with the relation between cosmogony and religion, and it is a matter for congratulation that the trustees have found a lecturer who is well-versed in both science and theology.

The Beginning and End of the World

Riddell Memorial Lectures, Fourteenth Series, delivered before the University of Durham at King's College, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in February 1942. By Prof. Edmund Taylor Whittaker. Pp. 64. (London: Oxford University Press, 1942.) 2s. 6d. net.

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