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Published by National Academies Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology,
  • Science (General),
  • Biography / Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10356649M
ISBN 100309028884
ISBN 109780309028882

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