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Science in history

J. D. Bernal

Science in history

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Published by C.A. Watts in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science and civilization.,
  • Civilization -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 979-999.

    Statement[by] J.D. Bernal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB151 .B45 1965
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 1039 p.
    Number of Pages1039
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5976684M
    LC Control Number66003113

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