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A comprehensible world: on modern science and its origins.

Jeremy Bernstein

A comprehensible world: on modern science and its origins.

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 .B5373
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 269 p.
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5536004M
    LC Control Number67012740

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