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The Oxford guide to the history of physics and astronomy

The Oxford guide to the history of physics and astronomy

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementgeneral editor, John L. Heilbron.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 358 p. :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22622466M
ISBN 100195171985

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