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

    Subjects:
  • Science.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGreat essays in science.
    Statementchosen and introduced by Martin Gardner.
    ContributionsGardner, Martin, 1914-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .S13 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 432 p. ;
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2866282M
    ISBN 10019286047X
    LC Control Number84029508

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