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Thomas Young"s Life and Works

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Published by Thoemmes Continuum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • History of science,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • History / General,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGeorge Peacock (Editor), John Lietch (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages2415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11998173M
    ISBN 101855069725
    ISBN 109781855069725


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