Fabulous science

fact and fiction in the history of scientific discovery
  • 308 Pages
  • 3.81 MB
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Oxford University Press , Oxford
Discoveries in science, Science -- Hi
StatementJohn Waller.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 308 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21661146M
ISBN 100192804049, 0198607199
OCLC/WorldCa50018049

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