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Frontiers of science.

Lynn Poole

Frontiers of science.

by Lynn Poole

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Published by Whittlesey House in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Science.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Sam Citron.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .P775
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6246673M
    LC Control Number58007424
    OCLC/WorldCa1495305

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