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Science and technology in world history

Deming, David

Science and technology in world history

by Deming, David

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Published by McFarland & Co., Publishers in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDavid Deming
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ125 .D334 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24478539M
ISBN 109780786439324, 9780786458394
LC Control Number2010008935

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