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John Henry Crosby is founder and director of the Dietrich von Hildebrand Legacy Project. Presently he is translating the anti-Nazi essays and wartime memoirs of von Hildebrand, which, together with Hildebrand’s masterpiece, The Nature of Love, will be published in 2007. For more on Dietrich von Hildebrand and the Legacy Project, please visit: www.hildebrandlegacy.org.

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