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Smithsonian treasury of 20th-century science.

Webster Prentiss True

Smithsonian treasury of 20th-century science.

Edited by Webster P. True.

by Webster Prentiss True

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Published by Simon and Schuster in [New York] .
Written in English

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  • Science

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    ContributionsSmithsonian Institution
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171 T78
    The Physical Object
    Pagination544p.
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16867019M

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