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Science in Europe 1500-1800.

Science in Europe 1500-1800.

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Published by Open University in Milton Keynes .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by David Goodman.
ContributionsGoodman, David C. 1939-
The Physical Object
Pagination(192)p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19701340M
ISBN 100749211016
OCLC/WorldCa24754101

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