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Biographical Memoirs: V.69 (Biographical Memoirs: A Series)

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Published by National Academies Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of science,
  • Scientists,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages436
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10357465M
    ISBN 100309053463
    ISBN 109780309053464


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