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The tradition of science landmarks of Western science in the collections of the Library of Congress by Leonard C. Bruno

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Published by The Library, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


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  • Science -- History.,
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Edition Notes

StatementLeonard C. Bruno.
ContributionsLibrary of Congress.
LC ClassificationsQ125 .B87 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 351 p. :
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2343087M
ISBN 100844405280
LC Control Number86600088

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