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Imagination and the growth of science.

A M. Taylor

Imagination and the growth of science.

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Published by Murray .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesTallman lectures 1964-5
The Physical Object
Pagination110p.
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13726604M

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