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Early nineteenth century European scientists.

Robert C. Olby

Early nineteenth century European scientists.

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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe.,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Scientists -- Europe,
    • Science -- Europe -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementEdited by R. C. Olby.
      SeriesThe Commonwealth and international library. Liberal studies division
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ141 .O38 1967
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 179 p.
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5997125M
      LC Control Number66029597


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